Babysitting Basics Class Registration Now Underway
Registration for Babysitting Basics, a program presented by the Methodist Women's Hospital childbirth education team, is now open.
Babysitting Basics class is for youths 11 and older who are preparing to begin a babysitting career.
This four-hour training will offer the necessary safety knowledge and skills for youth babysitters
to care for infants and children responsibly:
Basic child care will be demonstrated and practiced, including handwashing, feeding, diapering and calming techniques.
Included is Family and Friends CPR (non-certificate), which offers lifesaving skills and education in a group environment.
Participants will also learn babysitting etiquette and fun activities to keep children engaged and entertained.
Space is limited. Classes fill quickly.
Dates: Friday, June 14
Friday, June 21
Friday, June 28
Friday, July 19
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
A light morning snack is included
Location: Women’s Medical Office Building, 717 N. 190th Plaza, 2nd floor conference area
- Open to: Students age 11 and older
- Class size: Limited to 16 students
- Cost of class to participant: $55
Go to the MHS online event calendar at www.bestcare.org/calendar. If using the optional "Filter Events By" drop-down, choose "Birth & New Baby Education." Select the desired class date. Check to be sure openings remain, then follow the registration instructions.
For more information, contact Childbirth Education at (402) 815-1136 or firstname.lastname@example.org.