Beginnings

Infant Care Classes

Baby Basics:  Infant Care

This is a 2.5-hour class to help prepare expectant families for the first three months in their role as new parents.

Topics covered:  Baby care basics including diapering, bathing, swaddling, dressing, calming a fussy baby; keeping baby safe, what to do when baby is sick, baby wearing, and family adjustment.  Families use dolls to practice various skills presented in class.

 

 

CPR for Family and Friends:  Pediatric CPR

This is a 2.5-hour completion course for parents and day care providers of infants through age 8 year olds.

Topics covered:  CPR, airway obstructions and some home safety.  Participants are taught life-saving skills through hands-on practice using mannequins.