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NYSDOH-COVID-19-PEDIATRICS Pediatric COVID-19 Vaccination Training (Just-in-Time Training): Administering COVID-19 Vaccine for Children 5-11 Years Old

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Recorded Training Video 11/8/2021 to 12/31/2024

Course Description


An FDE Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) has been approved for administration of the Pfizer “Pediatric Formulation” to children ages 5-11.  This 45 minute training will review key clinical considerations for the COVID-19 vaccine and minors, determining eligibility and obtaining consent, and pediatric vaccination administration.


1. Review CDC and FDA recommendations for the Pfizer BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for children 5-11 years old

2. Summarize workflow of offering the Pfizer vaccine to children at the state-operated Mass Vaccination Sites

3. Provide a demonstration of pediatric vaccination technique

4. Explore options for managing typical childhood fears of receiving vaccines

Target Audience

Any staff member working at a state-operated Mass Vaccination Site offering pediatric vaccination. 




Course Competencies

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