Communicable Disease Prevention

Infectious Disease

Infectious Disease Hours
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mon - Fri

(614) 645-1474

Emergency on-call 
(614) 645-7417

Foodborne Illness Reporting 
(614) 645-1791

[email protected]

Communicable Disease Training for Childcare Centers

Prevent Diseases in Child Care Centers


Communicable Disease Training for Childcare Centers


6-Hour Communicable Disease Training Course

*Meets Ohio Department of Job & Family Services’ training requirements for childcare centers.


3-hour Communicable Disease Refresher Course

*If your certification has already expired, you must retake the 6-hour Communicable Disease Class.


Due to low demand, Columbus Public Health is no longer offering the communicable disease and first aid class for child care providers, but training courses are available at:  

• Action for Children