Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) Office of Child Care (OCC) Medication Administration Training (MAT) for Child Care Providers – This is a pre-service training required for individuals seeking to acquire a Child Care Center License or a Family Child Care Registration in Maryland. This state-approved curriculum provides six core hours of the Maryland State Department Education (MSDE) Core of Knowledge: Health, Safety and Nutrition and addresses National Association for Education of Young Children (NAEYC) standards for program accreditation conducted in a classroom setting with theory and practice. A certificate is awarded upon completion of the course in addition to passing a written test and skills testing.
NOTICE to Child Care Facility Operators and Family Child Care Providers:
COMAR 13A.16.11 Health