Water Safety &
Supervision Training:
Preventing Drowning in Child Care

Workshop Information & Schedule

Program Information

Unfortunately, funding for the 2016 training is not available. There are two options that you may consider.

There is an NH approved on-line course at www.empoweringprograms.com/watersafety.htm
The course is free. The certificates of completion cost $7 or $8 (email vs. USPS mail).

The other option is for groups of adults who would like to host a training. For fees, dates, times and additional details, please contact me at SNoyes@EmpoweringPrograms.com.


Have a safe 2016 and "Don't take your eyes off them!"


This exciting 2½ hour workshop presents information that could change the way teachers, childcare providers, parents, and other supervising adults look at water activities and young children.

Attending this workshop fulfills the New Hampshire Child Care Program Licensing Rule He-C 4002.29(q)(3) training requirement. This course meets the requirement for a basic water safety course. Completing this training allows NH childcare staff to have children participate in water related activities and will help prevent drowning.

This free program includes,

  • 2½ hours of training designed to be thought provoking and challenging.
  • A resource booklet which includes water activities, licensing rules, a book list for summer activities, and more.
  • A certificate of attendance
  • Door prizes for all participants
  • Refreshments

Please Note

  • All participants must pre-register.
  • The training is open to adults, 18 years and older.
    Due to the subject matter, this program is not suitable for children.
    Participants with children present will not be able to attend.
  • Certificates can only be awarded for attending the entire program.
    Late arrivals / early departures will not be eligible for certificates.
  • The program is free of charge.
  • This is a dry-land training. Swimsuits are not necessary.
  • Participants are asked to arrive 15-minutes before the program begins to sign-in.
    This allows the program to start and finish on time.


This workshop is provided with funding from DCYF / Child Development Bureau

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