Elkhart General Hospital
Thursday, December 05, 2013 - Elkhart General Hospital Emergency Medical Services Offering Two Babysitting Class In December

Goshen, Ind. – Elkhart General Hospital Emergency Medical Services will hold two Super Sitter Babysitting Classes in December. Both classes are from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. on Saturday, December 14 or Saturday, December 28, 2013 at the Elkhart General Health Education Center located at 2222 Reith Blvd, Goshen.

Designed for children ages 11 and up, this interactive class focuses on a variety of babysitting issues, from child safety to performing first aid. Through group activities and discussions, participants will learn the skills necessary to become a competent, prepared and entertaining babysitter.

Students will be instructed on:
• How to react in emergency situations
• Child Safety
• Infant, toddler and child care tips
• What to do in case of a fire
• Water Safety
• Basic First Aid Techniques
• Caring for a baby: feeding, changing, sleeping
• Age-specific activities and games
• Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

The enrollment fee is $40 and includes snacks, lunch, a babysitter’s kit and pediatric CPR instruction. Registration is required by the Friday before your class of choice. To register, call 574-875-6430 or visit www.egh.org.