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This is a three hour course offered on Saturday mornings that covers:
You will practice bathing, diapering, dressing, and swaddling a baby with a doll. You will learn about normal newborn appearances and behavior. There is a nose frieda demonstration and how to take a newborn temperature with thermometer. You will learn safety tips for your nursery and newborn sleeping . We will practice choking & CPR on an infant mannequin. You will see a car seat demonstration on what to look for with your baby. We will discuss the importance and benefits of breastfeeding.