Whether you are at home or out in the community, the American Red Cross wants you to be prepared to handle any emergency. The local chapter in Quincy is offering two upcoming classes for adults and young people to help them to be able to respond in an instant and potentially save a life.
Babysitting Class – October 19 from 9:00am to 4:00pm at the Quincy Chapter
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 child care and basic first aid. The recommended age for this course is 11-15 years old.
Visit www.redcross.org/takeaclass or call 1-800-RED-CROSS to register today. Use course ID 02416484.
Pet First Aid Class – October 26 from 9:00am to 12:30pm at the Quincy Chapter
Just like any other family member, pets deserve to be cared for and protected. That’s why the American Red Cross has developed Dog First Aid and Cat First Aid, comprehensive guides to help keep pets healthy and safe. From basic responsibilities, like spaying/neutering and giving medications, to managing cardiac emergencies and preparing for disasters, these guides offer information pet owners can trust.
Visit www.redcross.org/takeaclass or call 1-800-RED-CROSS to register today. Use course ID 02476561 and coupon code QUINCYPETS1013 for 20% off.
For a complete list of local class offerings, please visit www.redcross.org/takeaclass and search by your zip code.