ABOUT SAFE SITTER®
Safe Sitter® prepares students in grades 6-8 to be safe when they’re home alone, watching younger siblings, or babysitting. Students learn life-saving skills such as how to rescue someone who’s choking, and helpful information like what to do if there’s severe weather. The lessons are filled with fun activities and role-playing exercises. Students even get to use CPR manikins to practice choking rescue and CPR!
SKILLS YOUR CHILD WILL LEARN
Safety Skills: Students learn how to prevent unsafe situations and what to do when faced with dangers such as power failures or weather emergencies.
First Aid & Rescue Skills: Learning skills such as choking rescue and CPR is often students’ favorite part of the class. Students also learn a system to help them assess and respond to injuries and illnesses.
Child Care Skills: Students learn tips to manage behavior that will help them stay in control of themselves and the children in their care. Students also learn the ages and stages of child development, as well as practice diapering.
Life & Business Skills: The ability to screen jobs, discuss fees, and greet employers will set students up for success now and in the future. Students practice these skills through various role plays.
Class fee is $50 and must be paid at time of registration. Students can cancel class enrollment 2 business days before the start of class and receive a full refund or transfer to an alternate class date if space allows. Students should bring a sack lunch and jacket as the classroom can get cold. Classes are held in the 4th floor Wellness Center of our College Station Hospital Professional Building located at 1602 E Rock Prairie Rd (Take a left when exiting the elevators). If you have any questions or would like further information, contact Healthy Communities at 979-731-1231 or email [email protected].
SAFE SITTER® CLASSES
Life & Safety Training For Youth
June 16, 2021: 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
June 29, 2021: 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
July 6, 2021: 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
July 14, 2021 :9:00 am - 2:30 pm
July 20, 2021: 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
August 3, 2021: 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
Registration and payment can easily be made over the phone, call 979-731-1231 today!