Mayo Babysitting Class ScheduledFebruary 05, 2008 - TRCThe American Red Cross babysitter's training course will be presented at Mayo Regional Hospital, funded in part by Mayo's Education Department.The course will be held Monday, Feb. 18, from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. in the Sebec/Borestone room of the Mayo Resource Center. The course is designed for boys and girls age 11-15, and class size is limited to 12 participants. The cost is $20 per participant, and includes lunch and a textbook; participants should bring a baby doll or likewise sized stuffed animal with them. Please call Linda Davis at 564-4427 to register.The babysitter's training covers five core areas: safety and safe play, basic child care, first aid, leadership and professionalism. Using an interactive, multimedia approach in a classroom setting, the course develops competence and life skills in young people.Submitted by Tom Lizotte, Mayo Regional, 564-4342NOTE - This article reflects the views of the author and not necessarily those of the TRC Alliance Team.