Smart Sitter Babysitting Class
February 21, 2015* Note: This event has already passed.
Smart Sitter Babysitting Certification Course – Saturday, February 21, from 9-2pm, at the Mendham Township Municipal Building. Register early, class size is limited; registration is first come first serve. Fee is $60.00. Smartsitter, a hands-on, comprehensive babysitter training program for girls and boys ages 11-16. SmartSitter instructors are registered nurses with the knowledge and expertise to prepare their students in every way to be successful, safe, confident babysitters. Through many hands on activities students will learn the skills to care for infants through school age children. Some of the topics covered include feeding, bottle preparation, holding, burping, playtime activities, diapering and dressing. Through role-play, SmartSitters gain many first aid skills, accident management and prevention as well as handling choking emergencies. Fire safety and prevention, the business of babysitting and safely for the SmartSitter are important components of the program. Participants receive a 35 page illustrated manual complete with family emergency forms and a letter to introduce themselves to prospective families, plus a SmartSitter certificate. Participants should pack water and a lunch. Click here to register