COVID-19 Resuming In-Person Activities
Requirements to for Limited In-person Activities
Some in person meetings are resuming using our 5 basic safety protocols: social distancing, face coverings, increase cleanliness and sanitation, symptom screening, and holding virtual meetings when possible.
The safety protocol training below must be completed by volunteers in order to resume in-person 4-H meetings, programs, or activities.
**Last Update 9/17/2021**
Amador, Calaveras, and Tuolumne: The local health departments request that 4-H follow the guidance for sports and excurricular activities, which is essentially similar to the current 5 basic protocol, with the exception that with outdoor activities, all individuals regardless of vaccination status are required to wear a face mask during any event in which there is sustained contact of 3 feet or less for a duration of 15 minutes or more in a 24-hour period.
Adult Volunteers must complete the following:
- Read COVID-19 Safety Standards Summary
- Read 4-H Safety Protocol Checklist
- Submit Training Verification: https://ucanr.edu/survey/survey.cfm?surveynumber=32272
- 4-H Safety Protocol Checklist
- COVID-19 Safety Standards Summary
- UC ANR Basic Safety Standards - for distribution to participants
- Attendance Log
- Symptom Survey - for display
- Procedures for 4-H Meetings During COVID-19 Poster - for display
- Mask Wearing Poster for Adult Only Activities
- UC 4-H Planning In-Person 4-H Events During COVID
- UC ANR Resuming In-Person Activity Website
- CDC Stay Home if You are Sick Poster
- Heat Illness Awareness Clover Safe Note
- Meeting Space Safety Checklists Clover Safe Note
- Air Quality Website
- UC Air Quality Matrix
- Safety and Insurance Resources for Central Sierra 4-H
Basic Safety Standards for Meeting In-person
These safety standards must be followed for all in-person 4-H activities.
Do not participate in any in-person 4-H activities if you are sick or have COVID-19 symptoms or if you or someone you have been in contact with has been diagnosed with COVID-19.
- Fever or chills
- Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
- Muscle or body aches
- New loss of taste or smell
- Sore throat, Congestion or runny nose
- Nausea or vomiting
Social Distancing - Indoors
Wearing a mask and maintaining a minimum of 3 feet between participants is required for indoor activities.
Maintain 6 feet of distancing during times when members and volunteers are not masked due to eating or drinking.
Outdoor activities with youth and adults: No face masks required.
Indoor activities with youth and adults: Face masks required for everyone due to children under the age of 12 not being eligible for the vaccine.
Maintain hygiene practices
After each use, clean and disinfect work spaces and equipment, wash hands often, and/or use hand sanitizer.
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