My Safe Life – Personal Safety for Kids Course – Aug 8-11 – 2pm-3:15pm EDT (Toronto time, 4 sessions)
Monday to Thursday
August 8, 2022
2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
SOS 4 Kids is now offering the My Safe Life – Personal Safety for Kids program in a virtual classroom through the use of Zoom Meeting technology. The same great course content with a live instructor, taught in the comfort of your own home. Camera/Microphone enabled device and high-speed internet are required.
Virtual learning takes place 75 minutes at a time over two weekends (Sat/Sun & Sat/Sun). All participants will receive the My Safe Life – Personal Safety for Kids participant manual and certificate of attendance by mail after the course is over.
This program teaches children to recognize when they feel their personal safety is being compromised and helps to make children feel empowered to have a voice and speak up. Big topics include tricky people, bullying, online safety as well as how to get help from known and unknown adults. Other traditional topics are also covered, including fire safety and injury prevention.
- People safety (strangers, tricky people and bullies)
- Online safety
- Fire safety
- Travel safety
- Strategies for getting help
- Decision-making skills to handle emergencies
- How to recognize risky situations and prevent injuries
- Basic first aid skills
About this course:
- 5 hours
- Taught by facilitators with a first aid and teaching background
CHILDREN ARE ASKED TO BRING REFILLABLE WATER BOTTLE AND NUT-FREE SNACKS TO CLASS.
Venue: Virtual Zoom Meeting