Singing River Health System will host safe sitter classes at Ocean Springs Hospital on July 18th and at Singing River Hospital on July 31st. This one-day course is available for teenagers and pre-teens up to age 13 and lasts from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Participants will learn basic child care skills, such as diapering and feeding, how to entertain children while keeping them safe and how to call for emergency help. Breakfast items will be available in the morning, but students should bring a lunch and money for drink.
Parents are invited for the certificate presentation at 4 p.m. Cake and punch will be served during the presentation.
There is a $30 fee per participant and can be paid by check or cash the day of the class. Pre-registration is required and space is limited. To register for the class, please call 228-809-5000 or visit mysrhs.com/classes-events.