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CPR reimbursements available to child care providers who become certified
CPR reimbursements available to child care providers who become certified

Becoming CPR/First Aid certified is a lot more than fulfilling an employer or even state requirement – it can be the deciding factor between life and death. As much as you hope it will never happen, you do need to be prepared in case it does.

The California Department of Educations’ Child Development Division has granted CCRC with funds to reimburse child care providers for the cost of CPR/First Aid trainings. These funds are limited and available for trainings completed between now and June 30, 2018.

Who’s Eligible

  • Licensed center-based staff
  • Licensed family child care providers
  • License-exempt child care providers

Family child care facilities are eligible for a maximum of 4 reimbursements per license and child care centers are eligible for a maximum of 8 reimbursements per license.

Understand the Benefits of CPR and First Aid

CPR and first aid training will teach you:

  • How to evaluate an emergency situation
  • The signs and symptoms of a heart attack, choking, etc.
  • First aid skills for controlling bleeding and treating cuts, scrapes, bee stings, insect or snake bites, etc.
  • When to call 911 and accurately convey what is happening
  • How to determine what a victim needs
  • How to treat sudden illnesses

Find a CPR and First Aid Course

Did you know CCRC offer hands-on training in Adult-Child-Infant CPR and Pediatric First Aid? Yes! We offer CPR and First Aid trainings in Spanish and English, in both our San Fernando and Antelope Valley offices. All of our classes are EMSA approved, and they meet Child Care Licensing (CCL) regulations.Our instructors are early childhood experts andknow what licensed child care professionals need to know.

In addition to CPR/ First Aid training we offer Emergency Planning & Preparedness training, Developmental Screening training and more. Visit our event calendar for more information on upcoming trainings.

Events Calendar

How to Apply for Reimbursement

Fill in out the forms below. All request for reimbursements are on a first come, first served basis and are dependent on the availability of funds.

To learn more about our trainings call us at (818) 717-1045 or email us at academy@ccrcca.org.

Child Care Resource Center

SAN FERNANDO VALLEY

20001 Prairie Street
Chatsworth, CA 91311

818.717.1000

Monday: 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
Tuesday - Friday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

ANTELOPE VALLEY

250 Grand Cypress Avenue
Palmdale, CA 93551

661.789.1200

Monday: 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
Tuesday - Friday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

SAN BERNARDINO

1111 East Mill Street, Suite 100
San Bernardino, CA 92408

909.384.8000

Monday - Friday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

VICTORVILLE

15456 West Sage Street
Victorville, CA 92392

760.245.0770

Monday - Friday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm