Babysitting Basics Class Registration Underway; New Classes Added
Registration is now open for Babysitting Basics, a program presented by the Methodist Women's Hospital childbirth education team.
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 responsibly care for infants and children. Included in the class:
Basic child care will be demonstrated and practiced, including handwashing, feeding, diapering and calming techniques.
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.
Class Dates, Location and Cost
- Friday, June 25, 8 a.m. to noon
- Thursday, July 8, 8 a.m. to noon
- Thursday, July 8, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
- Monday, July 26, 8 a.m. to noon
- Monday, July 26, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Women’s Medical Office Building, 717 N. 190th Plaza, 2nd floor conference area
- Open to: Students age 11 and older
- Class size: Limited to eight students
- Cost of class to participant: $55
Click here to find and register for a Babysitting Basics class, or go to the Methodist Health System online event calendar at bestcare.org/events/calendar and enter "babysitting" in the keyword search.