The person you save may be someone you know. Children, grades 2 and up, will learn approved cardiopulmonary resuscitation techniques in an age-appropriate format. Techniques will be practiced on adult, child, and infant mannequins. A "must" course if you babysit or are in a Scout program. Upon successful completion, an American Heart Association card will be awarded to each child. Adults must attend with their child if they are in grades 2 or 3. Course fee includes book and class completion card.
Would you know what to do in an emergency? You may have to act on your own before an adult or medical help arrives. Be prepared; know when and how to call for help. Learn to act quickly if you become faced with a sudden illness, a burn, cuts, a knocked-out tooth, nosebleed, or choking. This course is taught by paramedical personnel and is a must for children left alone or in charge. Fee includes text and class completion card.
Prepare now to accept the responsibilities of babysitting. This course teaches valuable skills such as care and entertainment of the young child and marketing yourself as a babysitter. Students will earn First Aid and CPR certification. By Maryland law, a babysitter must be 13 years-of-age unless an adult is present. Course fee includes text, booklets, and certification cards. Students MUST be present at all classes. There are no make-ups.