ST. LOUIS CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL CLASSES

Childbirth and Newborn Care Classes for Parents

Through our partnership with St. Louis Children's Hospital, we offer the following classes for families in our community. Classes are held in the Clinical Learning Institute, which is located on the top floor of the Main Garage at Missouri Baptist, 3015 North Ballas Road, Saint Louis, MO 63131.

Family and Friends® CPR

A video-guided program for parents, grandparents and teenagers who babysit (ages 10-15 if accompanied by an adult). Instruction and hands-on practice for infant, child and adult CPR, first aid for choking and the use of AEDs, when appropriate. Course instructors and facilitators from St. Louis Children's Hospital use the American Heart Association material, which includes a 65-page student manual. (Course does not include certification upon completion.)

Fee: $25/person 

Register for classes at MoBap.

Babysitting 101

This class is a great introduction to the basics of babysitting. Kids learn how to entertain the children in their care while attending to their needs. Taught by an instructor from St. Louis Children's Hospital, this class is a great introduction to the basics of babysitting. Topics include: the business of babysitting, safety/first aid, child development, fun and games. A workbook is included.

Fee: $30/child

Register for classes at MoBap.

Staying Home Alone

Designed for parents and children to attend together, this class will help parents and children determine the child's readiness; physically, mentally, socially, and emotionally to stay home alone. It will also help prepare them for this experience..

Fee: $25/family

You may also call 314-454-5437 to register for St. Louis Children's Hospital classes at MoBap.