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New Staff Orientation Notice from Better Kid Care

Thursday, April 11, 2013

IMPORTANT NOTICE ABOUT PHASE OUT OF MAIL-BASED
NEW STAFF ORIENTATION & NEW STAFF ORIENTATION – REFRESHER
FROM BETTER KID CARE
 

In 2013, Better Kid Care is phasing out mail-based New Staff Orientation (NSO) and New Staff Orientation – REFRESHER (NSO-R).

  •  June 28, 2013 is the last day to ORDER mail-based printed copies of NSO / NSO-R materials.  

October 31, 2013 is the last day that Better Kid Care will accept completed NSO / NSO-R lessons on paper for review. Lessons received after October 31, 2013 will not be reviewed for certification.

After June 28, 2013, NSO will only be available as an On Demand online lesson. Better Kid Care will no longer process orders for NSO printed materials.

New Staff Orientation is currently available in Better Kid Care’s On Demand online system www.betterkidcare.psu.edu .  The cost of NSO online will remain $5.00 for PA participants and $45.00 for non-PA participants.

New Staff Orientation – REFRESHER will not be available in Better Kid Care’s On Demand online system.