Sitter sitting on sofa with headphones and watching two young children

The Lourdes University College of Nursing offers Safe Sitter training for rising students in Grades 6-8.

Safe Sitter is a medically-oriented instruction series that teaches boys and girls ages 11-13 how to handle emergencies when caring for young children. The program offers actual hands-on training in the following areas:

  • basic lifesaving techniques
  • safety precaution to prevent accidents
  • how to activate the emergency system
  • tips on basic child care

Cost: $55


Safe Sitter Classes: One-Time Training

Classes are held at Lourdes University, 6832 Convent Blvd. in Sylvania, Ohio in the Flasck Nursing Lab from 9 am to 4 pm.

Parents or Guardian: Please complete the required paperwork and bring with you. On the day of Safe Sitter Training, please walk your child in between 8:30 and 8:45 am and provide the completed paperwork.

Lunch is provided along with a College of Nursing activity!

Class Limit: 12

RSVP for a Lourdes Safe Sitter One-Time Training

  • Wednesday, July 6 – SOLD OUT
  • Wednesday, August 10 – SOLD OUT
  • Saturday, September 10 – RSVP
  • Saturday, October 15 – RSVP
  • Saturday, November 19 – SOLD OUT
  • Saturday, December 17 – RSVP


Refund & Cancellation Policy
In the event a participant cancels, is a no show or is unable or unwilling to reschedule, a $45 refund will be issued. If Lourdes cancels a class due to low enrollment, a full refund of $55 will be provided.


For more information, contact:

Jennifer Daley BSN, RN
Advisement and Recruitment Coordinator​
Lourdes University College of Nursing
St. Claire Hall, 244