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  • Safe Sitter

  • Essential skills for kids ages 11 to 14

    Safe Sitter is more than just a babysitting course; it advocates for safe childcare, good parenting skills and responsible adolescents. Instructors are enthusiastic and committed to teens, and all are certified to teach Safe Sitter.

    Instruction for this 1-day program includes:

    • Babysitting as a Business
    • Preventing Injuries
    • CPR Training
    • Safety for the Sitter
    • Behavior Management Skills
    • Injury Management
    • Care of a Choking Infant and Child

    The program costs $45, which includes all materials.

    Classes are usually held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at The Gerry House on the Rhode Island Hospital campus.

    Sign up for one of our upcoming classes or call to bring a Safe Sitter program to your community.

    For more information or to register for a Safe Sitter class, call 401-444-8009 or e-mail rzaman@lifespan.org.