Health and safety is our utmost priority as we work to fulfill our mission of preventing injuries and saving lives. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have implemented additional measures to help slow the spread of the virus.
We have implemented the following precautions:
All staff and guests are encouraged to sanitize their hands and take their temperature immediately inside the entrance. Those with temperatures above 100.4 are asked to leave.
Masks Are Encouraged
Masks are not required to be worn by staff and visitors, but are recommended as they navigate the public areas of our building when they cannot stay 6 feet apart. Students are not required to wear their masks when in the classroom unless they choose to do so.
Spatial Distancing & Dividers
Class maximums will be set to allow for a minimum of six foot distancing between people. In classrooms where distancing is not possible, classroom dividers will be placed for added protection.
NDSC facilities are cleaned regularly and classrooms are cleaned daily, using a hospital-grade disinfectant.
Limited occupancy in elevators and restrooms.
Social distancing is encouraged when entering/exiting classrooms or the facility.
No Hand Shake Policy
Implemented a no hand-shake policy.
Guests are asked not to enter our facilities if they:
Feel Sick Or Have Symptoms
If you feel sick or are experiencing symptoms associated with COVID-19 such as persistent cough; fever/chills; body aches; chest pains; or difficulty breathing
Are High Risk
If you are at a higher risk for serious complications from COVID-19
Have Been In Close Contact With COVID-19
If you were informed by the ND Department of Health or any other agency, that you may have been in close contact with a person who may have been infected with COVID-19
Are Supposed To Be Self Isolating
If you were informed by a health agency that you should self-isolate because of a recent close contact with a possible COVID-19 infected person
Visitors will be asked to leave if they exhibit signs of illness, and all visitors are asked to follow heightened hygiene and distancing practices including:
Sanitize hands prior to entering the facility
Always maintain CDC recommended 6-foot social distancing guidelines
Avoid handshakes and all unnecessary physical contact with others
Wash hands often with soap and warm water for at least 20 seconds
Use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer if soap and water are not available