Stay Safe (Home Alone) | Red Cross x Rural Rescue Inc

Red Cross Stay Safe Home alone course, safety for children ages 9 to 11

Dufferin County's Home Alone course!

UPCOMING DATES:

*OCTOBER 22ND 

*NOVEMBER 12TH

Location: Streams Community Hub, | 305 Col Phillips Dr, Shelburne ON |

Timing: 9:00am-1:00pm

Price: $75.00 plus HST

Prerequisite: 9-13 years old

 

PLEASE REGISTER THROUGH STREAMS COMMUNITY HUB, LINK BELOW:

October 22nd sign up: 

https://campscui.active.com/orgs/StreamsCommunityHub?season=3180046&session=57222745

November 12th sign up:

https://campscui.active.com/orgs/StreamsCommunityHub?season=3180046&session=57221034

 

Course Description

Real-world scenarios often call on children to respond to challenges. The Stay Safe! program teaches applicable and age-appropriate skills while increasing and reinforcing a youth’s capacity to improve his or her own safety. Whether in their community or on their own, this group will be given better tools to Stay Safe! in a variety of different situations.

Topics Covered:

  • Importance of responsibility and respect while being accountable for yourself
  • Importance of setting and following rules around safety when staying on your own
  • How to stay safe at home and within the community
  • How to prepare, recognize and respond to unexpected situations, (i.e. inclement weather, strangers, unanticipated visits) 

First Aid Content:

  • Check, Call, Care (includes phoning EMS/911)
  • Recovery Position
  • Conscious Choking (adult/child/alone)
  • Feeling Unwell
  • Asthma (includes the use of inhaler and spacer)
  • Anaphylaxis (includes the use of EpiPen)
  • Poisoning
  • Insect Stings
  • Wound Care (i.e. minor cuts and scrapes, splinters, nosebleeds, bumps and bruises, life-threatening bleeding, burns)  

We thank you for choosing Rural Rescue First Aid Training for your First Aid Training needs.  Please note that there is a 20% cancellation fee (plus HST), and a $15 transfer fee (plus HST) for change requests. Due to short notice scheduling demands, no refunds or transfers are provided within 5 business days of class start.  No shows are not refunded nor transferred.