COVID-19 Update

6 January 2022

Small Group classes have been temporarily suspended in response to the current increase in COVID-19 infection in the community. The health of mothers and babies remain our top priority. You are welcome to waitlist yourself for a class and will be given priority as soon as we can resume face-to-face small group classes. We have a variety of virtual Baby Safe Program options - please see the Virtual Class section of our website. And check out our new Baby Safe Program- Premium Virtual Package - See below.

Baby Safe Program- Premium Virtual Package

New!

We have an exciting new virtual option: The Baby Safe Program- Premium Virtual Package. The package comprises: all three virtual classes, the Baby Safe Program Video Series, and the Baby Basic Life Support Fridge magnets. Cost: $225 per couple- bundle and save!

Baby Safe Deluxe Package

(Temporarily suspended- Jan 2022)

Baby Safe Program- Deluxe Package

(Temporarily suspended- Jan 2022)

The Baby Safe Program Deluxe Package offers you all the features of the Baby Safe Program in one package.

The Baby Safe Program Deluxe Package combines hands-on learning in a small group class, virtual learning (live and interactive with Dr Rose), video resources and online learning.

The Baby Safe Deluxe package includes:
 

  • Module 1: Safe Sleeping (virtual- live and interactive with Dr Rose Boland, OR face-to-face session)

  • Module 2: Recognising and responding to an unwell baby- small group class (face-to-face)

  • Module 3: Baby Basic Life Support (Baby CPR) & Baby First Aid- hands-on, skills-based class (face-to-face)

  • Baby Safe Program video series and online learning platform (One year unlimited access)

  • Baby First Aid/ Baby Basic Life Support fridge magnets (Baby CPR and choking management)

  • Baby Safety Resource pack


The class is taught in a small group class, limited to 5-6 couples. The class is held at Prahran High School, in High Street, Windsor (Victoria) on weekends. 

Cost: $175 per person  

(Total value $250 if modules and videos were purchased separately- you save $75 per person) 

Course Duration: 6 hours 

  • 2 hours virtual or face-to-face class 
  • 2.5 hours face-to-face
  • 1.5 hours E-Learning 
  • One-year unlimited access to the video series via our e-learning platform


COVID-19 Precautions

All attendees at Small Group, face-to-face Baby Safe Programs must be triple vaccinated against COVID-19 (2 doses of a TGA approved vaccination + a booster). 



Baby Basic Life Support (Baby CPR) & Baby First Aid

Small Group Class (temporarily suspended)

The Baby Basic Life Support (CPR) & Baby First Aid class is a hands-on, face-to-face, skills-based class.

Topics and skills covered: 

  • When to call 000 for an ambulance 
  • Baby cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) 
  • Management of choking on milk
  • Management of choking on food
  • Febrile convulsions 
  • Button battery ingestion 
  • Prevention of drowning- bath and water safety 
  • Allergic reactions 
  • Anaphylaxis 


Your package includes: 

Baby Basic Life Support (CPR) & Baby First Aid- small group class (face-to-face)

Baby Basic Life Support fridge magnets (Baby CPR and Management of choking)

Baby Basic Life Support Video Series 

  • Baby CPR (cardio-pulmonary resuscitation) 
  • Management of choking

Baby Safety Resource pack

  • ACCC Keeping Babies Safe: A guide to infant and nursery products
  • Bath and water safety checklist 
  • Kids Safe Australia-  A Parent Guide to Kidsafe Homes (PDF)
  • Button Battery Awareness Brochure
  • List of websites and mobile phone applications for baby first aid 


The class is taught in a small group, limited to 5-6 couples. The class is held at Prahran High School, in High Street, Windsor (Victoria) on weekends. 

Cost: $75 per person

Course Duration2 hours 



COVID-19 Precautions

All attendees at Small Group, face-to-face Baby Safe Programs must be triple vaccinated against COVID-19 (2 doses of a TGA approved vaccination + a booster). 




Safe Sleeping Small Group Class and E-Learning Package

Baby Safe Program: Safe Sleeping

Small group class (temporarily suspended)

The Safe Sleeping- Small group class combines evidence-based information about safe sleep practices, hand-on skills practice, e-learning and videos. 

Topics and skills covered: 

  • Reducing the risk of Sudden Unexpected Death in Infancy (SUDI), including SIDS
  • How to create a safe sleep environment for your newborn baby
  • Safe wrapping (swaddling) for sleep and to promote normal hip development 
  • Use of a safe sleeping bag 
  • The importance of avoiding over-heating (thermal stress) 
  • Dressing your baby for safe sleep
  • Bedding and bedding amount 
  • Room temperature 
  • Cot or bassinette- which is recommended and why 
  • Use of  baby slings and carriers
  • How to determine which nursery products are safe for your baby
  • Nursery products that are unsafe for babies, are not recommended, and can pose a risk of SUDI, including SIDS ('cot death')


Practical component:

Demonstration and hands-on practice of techniques to safely wrap (swaddle) a newborn for sleep and to promote normal hip development.  Each attendee will have their own baby (manikin) to practice on.

All participants receive:

ACCC Booklet: Keeping baby safe: A guide to infant and nursery products

One-year unlimited access to the Safe Sleeping e-learning module, including the Safe Sleeping Video series, which includes:

  • Safe sleeping to reduce the risk of SUDI, including SIDS
  • Safe swaddling (wrapping) and use of a safe sleeping bag


This class is taught in a small group class, limited to 5-6 couples at Prahran High School, Windsor (Victoria). 

Cost: $75 per person (total value $110- you save $35 per person)

Class duration: 

  • 2 hours face-to-face plus
  • 1.5 hours online learning 
  • One-year unlimited access to the e-learning module including the video series


COVID-19 Precautions

All attendees at Small Group, face-to-face Baby Safe Programs must be triple vaccinated against COVID-19 (2 doses of a TGA approved vaccination + a booster). 







Gift Vouchers

Are you looking for a Baby Shower present for a friend or family member expecting a baby? Why not give a precious gift: a gift that could save a life. 

Purchase a gift voucher for any of our Small Group Baby Safe Programs.

Costs: 

  • Baby Safe Deluxe Package for $150 per person ($300 for a couple)
  • Baby Basic Life Support Small Group class for $75 per person ($150 for a couple)


Our gift vouchers can be used for a year. 

Please contact us at Precious Care to purchase or enquire about a gift voucher.  

Disclaimer

Attendance at a Baby Safe Program Deluxe Package or a Baby Basic Life Support Small Group Class does not lead to a professional qualification or a certification of competency in basic life support or infant resuscitation. Nor can it prevent the sudden and/or unexpected death of a newborn baby, older infant, or child.  

These classes have been designed to share the best available evidence and current recommendations from Expert Advisory Groups. Occasionally, your Paediatrician or other Health Care Provider may give you alternative advice based on your baby's individual circumstances. 

Whilst appreciable care has been taken in the preparation of all training material, Precious Care Australia Pty Ltd shall not be held responsible for any act or omission which may result in injury or death to any baby, infant or child as a result of reliance on this training material.