The Healthy and Active Preschoolers website is a nutrition learning center for child care professionals. The site contains four online courses and a variety of resources to improve the nutrition and physical activity environment in child care programs. The website was created by the California Department of Education, Nutrition Services Division in collaboration with the Fresno City College Cal-Pro-NET Center.
Obtain Professional Growth Hours by Taking the Final Course Tests
You can earn up to 10 Professional Growth Hours by successfully completing the following two steps:
- Review the four online courses on the Healthy and Active Preschoolers website:
- Register to take the Healthy and Active Preschoolers final course tests:
- If you are participating in the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) and do not have a username and password, please Create Your Account. Create only one account unless you work for two different types of agencies.
- If you are participating in the CACFP and already have a username and password, please Register to take the final course tests and receive a certificate of completion.
- Individuals working for agencies that are not participating in the CACFP must first read the CACFP Brochure, then Create Your Account to obtain a username and password to take the final course tests on Canvas. Select "Not a CACFP Agency" under the alphabetical Agency Name drop-down bar.
After registering, it will take approximately two hours for the test to become available.