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SAFE SITTER CLASS (11 - 13 years old) Safe Sitter is more than just a babysitting course; it advocates for safe childcare, good parenting skills and responsible adolescents. Instructors are enthusiastic and committed to teens, and all are certified to teach Safe Sitter.
The class offers children (11-13 years old) infant and child CPR, infant and child choking rescue, first aid, how to manage emergencies, babysitting as a business, injury prevention & management, behavior management, safety for the sitter, and childcare essentials. Students will also get a “student handbook” that will guide them in the training of becoming a Safe Sitter.
The Safe Sitter class is provided by Lifespan Community Health Institute which has been recognized as a Gold Level Safe Sitter Provider for teaching 138 students in 2019. Gold Providers teach over 125 students per year.
DATE: Thursday, February 24th, 9:00 to 2:30 pm (please bring lunch)
WHO: Anyone ages 11-13 years old
WHERE: Peck Center, 281 County Road, Barrington
FEE: $60 (includes a nonrefundable processing fee)
Please print and fill out Safe Sitter Contract and Registration form and bring to class. If you do not have access to a printer hard copies will be available at class. Forms can be found here.
All participants must wear a mask.
Recreation DepartmentPeck CenterTown of Barrington281 County Road, Barrington, RI 02806401-247-1926 X 203Email: firstname.lastname@example.org