April 10-12, 2017

Annual Health Institute

Pre-registration is closed. Onsite registration is available.

Please visit our fees and policies page for onsite pricing.



Health Institute

CHSA'S Health Institute provides training for Head Start staff who work with families on all aspects of health. Some of the topics covered at the Institute are: Children and Trauma, Environmental Health, Food Service Safety, Health Conditions, Health Services Management, Healthy Classrooms, Hearing/Vision, Immunizations, Mental Health, Monitoring/Tracking/Follow Up, Oral Health, Parent Health Communication, Safety Preparedness, School Readiness, Mindfulness Techniques and Stress Reduction for staff and much more.

Audience: Managers, Consultants and Coordinators all in the areas of Mental Health, Nutrition, and General Health as well as Program Directors, and Family Service Workers looking to expand their knowledge in the area of health.


Registration Health Institute – $390 Member/$440 Non- Member (Onsite - $490 Member/$540 Non-Member)

Health Institute with New Manager/Coordinator Track - $395 member/$445 Non- Member (Onsite - $495 Member/$545 Non- Member )

Pre-Institute Trainings

($180 member/ $195 non-member)

We have created three pre-institutes targeting specific Head Start/Early Head Start certification needs for playground safety, vision and hearing screenings.


Pre-Institute 1 (SOLD OUT):Children’s Vision Screening Training and Certification Course: Prevent Blindness Northern California (Limited to 30 Attendees)

Pre-Institute 2 (SOLD OUT): Hearing Screening with Infants, Toddlers and Young Children: Learning to Conduct Otoacoustic Emissions (OAE) - A Hands-on Workshop (Limited to 25 Attendees)

Pre-Institute 3: Playground Safety Academy. This certification course offers information such as: Playground Liability, Child Development, Playground Design, Principles of Standard of Care, Signage & Supervision (Limited to 50 attendees) 

Event Location:

Marriott San Diego Mission Valley
8757 Rio San Diego Dr. San Diego, CA 92108

Telephone: 619-692-3800

Parking: $12 Self-Parking