Monday, April 7, 2003
Director of Communications
(401) 831-7700 x101
Red Cross Offers Vacation "Babysitter's Training
Course" -- Spots Still Available for 11-15 Year Olds
The American Red Cross of Rhode Island is offering a special "Babysitter's Training Course" during local
students' spring vacation next week.
The eight-hour course will be taught on Tuesday, April 15th and Thursday, April 17th from 1-5pm at Red Cross Chapter Headquarters, 105 Gano Street, Providence.
The course is $40 and includes an instruction book, first aid kit and certification card.
Designed for 11-to 15-year olds, the Babysitter's Training Course teaches students how to:
- Prevent injuries and be prepared if an emergency does happen
- Perform first aid
- Learn diapering and feeding techniques
- Choose safe and age-appropriate toys and games
- Handle bedtime issues
- Interview for a babysitting job
- Market yourself safely
For more information or to register, contact Lori at 401.831.7700 x110 or CLICK HERE to register online today.