Children’s at Progress West Classes
The following classes are offered in St. Charles County through a partnership with St. Louis Children’s Hospital.
Family and Friends® CPR
$25 per person
This video-guided program is for parents, grandparents and teenagers who babysit. Ages 10 to 15 may also attend if accompanied by an adult. The class provides instruction and hands-on practice in infant, child and adult CPR, first aid for choking and the use of AEDs when appropriate. Course facilitators use the American Heart Association material (does not include certification).
$30 per child
This class is a great introduction to the basics of babysitting. Topics include the business of babysitting, child development, safety and first-aid, and fun and games. A workbook and light snack are provided.
Staying Home Alone
$25 per family
This parent and child program helps determine the child’s readiness – physically, mentally, socially and emotionally – to stay home by themselves and prepare them for this experience.