Newtown Parks & Rec Offers Babysitter Safety Course, Includes CPR Certification!

Babysitter Safety - includes CPR certification!

3 more registrants needed before September 26th! Otherwise, the class may be canceled, so please be sure to register by then! 

This course is for youth’s 11 to 17 years of age with the most common age being 12-14. This is an entry-level course intended to teach age-appropriate skills necessary to care for children of all ages using team babysitting, mother’s helper and individual babysitting concepts. The course focuses on safety with an emphasis on prevention. Other topics include hand washing, diapering, bottle feeding, personal safety and interview skills. Basic first aid and obstructed airway management for a conscious chocking child/adult and infant will be covered. First aid including adult and child CPR (requires passing written and skills testing to receive 2-year certification) Booklet, handouts and Babysitter Safety Certificate of completion included. **Bring a snack, the student must complete all hours**
 
(Session A)            Tuesdays, October 1 & October 8
Time:                       4:30-7:00 pm        AGES: 11-17
Location:                Newtown Middle School, 11 Queen St
Instructor:              Life Safe Services
 
*next class:  (Session B)    Mondays, November 4 & November 11

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