As a parent, you always want to make sure your children are properly cared for when they are not with you. Finding a trustworthy babysitter is a major concern, but your babysitter being able to save your child’s life in an Emergency is a TOP priority. Do you know if your babysitter is trained in CPR, First Aid, and choking relief?
The life saving skills learned in a Heartsaver First Aid/CPR/AED class can change the outcome of an Emergency situation. With this training you:
- Learn to evaluate the scene of an emergency
- Know when to call 911
- Are able to identify the signs of choking
- Learn to give immediate First Aid until help arrives
- Learn to perform CPR and use an AED if available
These valuable skills will help your babysitter know what to expect and to stay calm in case of an emergency. More importantly, it could save your child’s life! Whether you are a babysitter, family member, friend, or neighbor, these skills could mean life or death in an emergency when seconds matter.