This course is designed to give a brief overview of the rise and nature of this new virus. Topics covered include symptoms and risk factors; what you can do to help reduce your chances of becoming infected; and where to find reliable news and information about the COVID-19 outbreak. The situation surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic is changing constantly, and the latest guidelines may vary state to state. Please refer to your local government resources, the Centers for Disease Control, and the World Health Organization (WHO) for the latest, up-to-date information.

This version is designed for all users.

Content in this presentation is based on recommendations and guidance in place on 7/24/2020.  Staying current on requirements and guidance is important. Participants are advised to reference the most recently posted information available on the NC Department of Health and Human Services school guidance webpage.