Description

Super Sitter Training is a new program designed to prepare young people for the many responsibilities associated with caring for infants and young children.

Intended for youth ages 11 – 15, this program provides them with a range of injury prevention and safety skills as well as training in decision-making, basic childcare, leadership and professionalism.  Super Sitter Training is an interactive, activity-based program carefully designed for youth and how they learn best.

Super Sitter Training includes:

  • Infant and Child growth and development
  • Basic childcare
  • Age appropriate play activities
  • Positive discipline
  • Home safety
  • Basic first aid and CPR (not certifying)
  • Business aspects of babysitting
  • Responsibilities of being a primary caregiver
  • Communication and job skills

Super Sitter is a two-part class; you must attend both classes and complete a class project to receive a certificate.  Class will meet in Women & Children’s Center of Carolina Medical Center - Union. This is the new building which faces East Franklin Street.

Cost:  FREE

Date: February 21 and February 28                       Time:  6:30pm –8:30pm

MUST REGISTER BEFORE THE CLASS DATE

For questions please contact:

Missy Lemmonds, RN, BSN, CCE                          Phone: 704-993-4105

Missy.lemmonds@carolinashealthcare.org

Gustavo Arévalo, Latino Outreach Coordinator    Phone:  704-226-5124

Gustavo.Arevalo@ucps.k12.nc.us

Location

Women & Children’s Center of Carolina Medical Center - Union
600 Hospital Dr
Monroe, NC 28112The zipcode must be numeric with at least five numbers.