There are many ways to take the required training for SIDS/Shaken Baby Syndrome. This training is required every five years an before any sub, helper, assistant or caregiver starts working with children. The following are approved training and websites for SIDS/Shaken Baby Syndrome training. A shaken baby syndrome video must be viewed on all years that training is not required.
For further trainings on SIDS and Shaken Baby Syndrome, please check with www.thinksmall.org
Training through the County
Dakota County is offering the following training to Dakota County licensed child care providers, their assistants and new license applicants.
Location: Dakota County Social Services, Western Service Center, 14955 Galaxie Ave., Room L139
Jan., 24, 2013 – 3:30–4:30 p.m.
June 20, 2013 – 3:30–4:30 p.m.
Oct. 10, 2013 – 3:30–4:30 p.m.
To register contact the Dakota County Social Services receptionist at 952-891-7400. If you are an assistant, you must inform the receptionist of the name of the licensed provider you assist.
The following offer approved online training for SIDS/Shaken Baby Syndrome:
Contact Barbara Stoll at 952-472-3915 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
for an approved correspondence course. Videos Educarer.com:
Both the Shaken Baby Syndrome by the Minnesota Hospital Association and the Never Shake a Baby videos approved for annual review.
Portrait of Promise: Video available through the Dakota County Library.
Never Shake a Baby: Video available through Interlibrary Loan from the Dakota County Library.