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Babysitting Safety

  • Sarasota YMCA - Frank G. Berlin, Sr. Branch 1075 S Euclid Ave Sarasota, FL, 34237 United States (map)

AGES 10-16

Become a certified babysitter and start your own business! Upon completion of this class you will be issued an American Safety and Heart Institute certification card as mandated by the American Heart Association. Taught by Shaina McClaugherty.


  • Recognize that hitting or shaking children is never appropriate
  • Recognize when a child or infant is choking and what to do
  • Administer first aid with emphasis on how to control severe bleeding
  • Protocol for unexpected visitors
  • Recognize drowning-related dangers
  • Make healthy snacks
  • Change a diaper properly
  • How to perform CPR on an infant or child
  • What to do if poison is ingested
  • Perform spinal motion restriction
  • Prepare food safely

$45 member / $65 non-member

Lauran DeLagrange
941-955-8194 x122

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