BCCDC COVID-19 Immunization for Children 5-11 Years of Age
Welcome to the BCCDC COVID-19 Immunization for Children 5-11 years of age course.
This course builds on knowledge acquired in the BCCDC COVID-19 Immunization Competency Course (LearningHub course #24913 (nurses) or #25286 (non-nursing health professionals). For those who have not completed the BCCDC COVID-19 Immunization Competency Course or broader BCCDC Immunization Competency Course, you are recommended to do so in order to fully meet the Immunization Competencies for BC Health Care Professionals.
This course provides an overview of general principles for immunizing children 5-11 years of age which will include: an overview of the informed consent process, immunization communication, landmarking, reducing immunization injection pain strategies and resources, how to position a child during immunization, recognizing fear/anxiety and fainting, how to distinguish between anaphylaxis/fainting/anxiety.
A certificate of completion will be generated once the course has been completed, and a minimum of 80% on the knowledge check has been attained.
COVID-19 immunizers who have completed the COVID-19 Immunization Competency Courses