Grades 6-8
Instructor: Melissa Doty
Resident $100 | Nonresident $110
Community Center MPR A

Register at the Community Center or online.

Safe Sitter® is designed to prepare students in grades 6-8 to be safe when they are home alone, watching younger siblings, or babysitting. This class is filled with fun games and role-playing exercises.

Saturday, September 16 | 10am-3:30pm | 3040801-01
Registration Deadline: Sep 8

Thursdays, November 2, 9 & 16 | 5-7pm | 3040801-02
Registration Deadline: Oct 26

Each participant will receive a Safe Sitter® handbook, information notepad, and Safe Sitter® mood-changing pencil. Please bring a soft-bodied baby doll for diaper changing practice, a sack lunch, and a refillable water bottle.

Students Learn: How to prevent unsafe situations and what to do when faced with dangers such as power failures or weather emergencies. Tips to manage behavior that will help them stay in control of themselves and the children in their care. Ages and stages of child development, as well as practice diapering. Choking rescue and CPR is often students’ favorite part of the class. A system to help them assess and respond to injuries and illnesses. The ability to screen jobs, discuss fees, and greet employers.