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Trainings

Trainings

You can find our latest events on our Girls on the Run and YWCA Facebook page(s) under events or by searching on RacePlanner. 

https://www.raceplanner.com/home/events -  search for Northeast Kansas for all of our events. 

Babysitting certification. Classes will be limited to 4-10 participants. The one day training will include basic first aid and cpr. 

The primary purpose of the Babysitter’s Training course is to provide youth who are planning to babysit with the knowledge and skills necessary to safely and responsibly give care for children and infants. This training will help participants to develop leadership skills; learn how to develop a babysitting business, keep themselves and others safe and help children behave; and learn about basic childcare and basic first aid. This training is designed for youths ages 11 to 15.

Cost is $60 for one day course. Includes supplies, two snacks, and America Red Cross Certification upon completion of course. Participants are asked to bring a sack lunch.

 

First Aid/CPR/AED Certifications

We offer Red Cross First Aid and CPR certification course throughout the year for our volunteers and the public. Contact the YWCA to see when the next classes is or to schedule a class for your group. Instructors can teach 4-10 students per session. For Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED Certifications, the classes are normally about 4.5-5 hours.