RAMC teaches Safe Sitter® Basic - a 6 1⁄2hour essential curriculum designed for busy schedules.
It includes Babysitting as a Business, Success on the Job, Child Care Essentials, Safety for the Sitter, Injury Management, Preventing Problem Behavior, Care of Choking Infant, and Care of Choking Child. It introduces Preventing Injuries and Behavior Management.
If your child is interested in babysitting please consider signing him or her up for an upcoming Safe Sitter class.
Students who take these classes will learn:
Safety Skills: how to prevent unsafe situations and what to do when faced with dangers such as power failures or weather emergencies
Child Care Skills: tips to manage behavior that will help them stay in control of themselves and the children in their care; students also learn the ages and stages of child development, as well as practice diapering
First Aid & Rescue Skills: skills such as choking rescue and a system to help assess and respond to injuries and illnesses
Life & Business Skills: the ability to screen jobs, discuss fees, and greet employers will set students up for success now and in the future