NCHSF logo   Animated Crescent Moon

BESST On-line Training

Follow these steps
The training is designed to take 1.5 hours to complete.

1. Review the following infant safe sleep materials (30 - 40 minutes)


Web Pages

Educational Materials (English and Spanish)

Other Resources:

2. Create an action plan: How you will use this training in your community. (20 - 25 minutes)

You can use this format or change to meet your needs.

For information on how to develop an action plan, Opens in new window click here

3. Take the Opens in new window BESST quiz (10 - 15 minutes)

To pass, you must score 100%

4. Complete the Opens in new window BESST Evaluation (5 - 10 minutes)

  • Complete the training evaluation
  • Upload your action plan here to be eligible to purchase the reduced cost flipchart or the new
    updated pages if you already have a BESST flipchart.
  • (Optional) Apply for CHES or Continuing Nursing Education contact hours.
    • **CHES: Approved for 1.5 entry-level Category I continuing education contact hours ($10) (Currently unavailable)
    • **Continuing Nursing Education Contact Hours: Approved for 1.5 hours contact hours
      by the Nurses Association ($10)

Updated: December 2013