Pequot Lakes Community Education is offering babysitter training for ages 10 and older in an interactive class scheduled from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 6.

Cost is $50.

The class will teach students the basics of babysitting, such as child care for all ages, basic first aid, the importance of tender, loving care, what to do in an emergency and fun activities to do with children. Students who attend class will receive a babysitter guide along with a certificate of completion.

Students should bring a cold lunch and a water bottle.

Social distancing guidelines will be in place per Minnesota Department of Health requirements. Class size is limited.

Instructors are Terri Spielman and Amanda Sifferath.

To register, go online to, click on “Departments & Programs” and then “Community Education.” Click on the “Register Here” box and select the class or call 218-568-9200.