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Safe Sitter Babysitting Course
March 21, 2015 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
This interactive program is for 11-13 year old students interested in becoming a “Safe Sitter” babysitter. Participants will learn about child care essentials, injury prevention & management and how to care for choking kids.
REGISTER EARLY MAX. OF 8 STUDENTS ONLY!!!
DATES: Saturdays, March 21 & 28, 2015
TIME: 9:00 am– 4:00 pm
WHERE: Lothrop Elementary School Cafeteria
To register for this program call Randy Adams, Pittsford Recreation Director, 483-6500 ext. 17.
Becoming a Safe Sitter® means you’ll gain confidence and learn how to handle situations that may happen on the job. This knowledge will help you in the future too!
What do you learn?
- How injuries happen so you can prevent them
- How to decide how serious a problem is if someone is injured
- How to get help if you need it
- How to keep yourself safe when babysitting
- How to rescue a choking infant or child
- How to prevent problem behavior
This 2-day course is for 11 to 13 year old girls and boys.
During breaks, snacks will be provided to the students on behalf of the Safe Sitter® program. Lunch is not provided. Students should bring a bag lunch or money to buy lunch in the Food Court at the hospital. Students will walk across the street with the instructor to the hospital’s Food Court to eat together. (Please Note: While most food in the Food Court has a set price, some things are priced according to weight and many times students run short on money when they get to the register. The average cost of lunch is $5 or less in the Food Court.)