Red Cross offers babysitters training on Feb. 22


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Red Cross offers babysitters training on February 22 in Bettendorf

Bettendorf, Iowa – Babysitting is often a teenager's first business. Babysitter's Training from the American Red Cross brings the best in child development and safety training. It builds confidence to hold, feed, and care for infants and toddlers, work with children safely, and deal with emergencies. Just as importantly, it teaches lifelong entrepreneurial and career development skills.

Class topics include leadership training; the business of babysitting, including how to set your pricing; understanding and caring for kids from 0 to 10; safety skills: picking up, holding, feeding, and diapering infants and toddlers; first aid and more.



WHAT: Babysitter's Training
Saturday, February 22, 2014 (9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.)
Offering ID 02632693
Cost: $75.300
PLEASE BRING A SACK LUNCH



LOCATION: Bettendorf Library
2950 Learning Campus Drive
Bettendorf, IA 52722



TO REGISTER: Call 1-800-REDCROSS (800-733-2767) OR visit www.redcross.org/takeaclass - Registration Required

















 




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