Instructed by a clinical nurse educator to teach new parents the basics of baby care including umbilical cord care, how to bathe a baby, steps of resuscitation, how to tell if baby is thriving, characteristics of infants and post-partum care of mom.
Classes and Events Archive - September, 2012
CPR/AED- Teaches both CPR and AED for adults, children and infants. This class teaches adult, child and infant choking also. There is active participation by the students with manikins and AED trainers. Heart disease is the number one cause of death in both men and women therefore the need...
Taught by a certified lactation consultant, this class includes the benefits of human breast milk, anatomy and physiology of lactation, elements which promote successful feedings, determining adequate intake and breast pumping and returning to work. Both parents are asked to attend together or the new mom and her birthing coach/partner.
A 12 hour, 2 day, instructional program for youths ages 11 - 13 years old. Topics include how to handle emergencies, babysitting as a business, age appropriate activities, handling discipline and how to handle a choking child. Students must pass a written exam as well as demonstrating choking/rescue breathing on a mannequin.
Cost is $50/student, scholarships available upon request. Scholarhships take 3-4 weeks for processing, please allow time.
Enrollment is strictly limited and refunds or replacement classes cannot be guaranteed for missed classes.
For further information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 444-2130
Please download the registration form and...
Includes the challenges of forming a family, how to play with your infant, boosting dad's confidence, dad's new role as protector and coach, patience and support with new moms, dealing with sleep deprivation and hormonal imbalance. No women allowed, sorry moms!
First Aid- Includes basic first responder first aid techniques. The course is divided into 3 parts. Medical emergencies, such as bad allergic reactions, fainting, blood sugar emergencies, stroke, seizures and shock. Injury emergencies, including bleeding you can see, wounds, bleeding you can...
This 10-month nutritional and physical activity course focuses on the prevention of diabetes and heart disease through lifestyle change. Inch by Inch is offered on various weekdays over the noon hour and in the evening through 3 different sessions:
- January 16, 2012 through October 15, 2012
- January 17, 2012 through October 16, 2012
- January 18, 2012 through October 17, 2012
To be eligible, participants must have a referral from their physician and commit to keeping a daily log of food intake and physical activity (with a goal of spending 150 minutes per week engaged in moderate physical activity). After the core program is completed there are monthly follow-ups for six months. Participants must also meet certain medical eligibility...