Safe Sitter® teaches young teens so that they know how to be prepared, be responsible, and be considerate whether they are babysitting or doing odd jobs for family, friends, or neighbors.
Safe Sitter® is for young teens in grades 6-8 who are ready to learn the skills they need to care for themselves and younger children. Course includes:
• Safety Skills: Indoor safety, outdoor safety, online safety, and personal safety.
• Child Care Skills: Child development, child care routines (including diapering practice), and behavior management.
• First Aid & Rescue Skills: Injury prevention, injury management, and choking rescue. CPR is an optional component.
• Life & Business Skills: Screening jobs, setting fees, and greeting employers.
You'll have fun. You'll learn a lot. And at the end of the day, you can proudly say, "I am a Safe Sitter®!"
Safe Sitter® was developed by Patricia A. Keener, M.D. recognized the vulnerability of young children when cared for by unprepared providers, so she created a program to teach young teens how to be better, safer babysitters.
For more than 35 years, Safe Sitter® has been a leader in providing life skills, safety skills, and child care training for youth. Now has over 900 Registered Teaching Sites in all 50 states, and Cardinal Institute for Health Careers is one!
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