Safety Basics LLC
Parenting Courses for individuals or groups.

Baby Basics:  Parenting the newborn through first year

This program is geared for expectant, adoptive or new parents who will be caring for a newborn and is 3 hours in length.

Individual or couple sessions can be arranged at Safety Basics, 9058 Watson Rd., St. Louis, MO 63126.  Call to schedule a class or fill out the form.


Topics covered:

Getting ready

Choosing a Pediatrician


Equipment and Supplies Needed

The Newborn and care in the hospital

Daily Care Activities:  Feeding, Bathing, Sleeping, Play

Safety & Child Proofing

Growth & Development the first year

Child Passenger Safety

Optional:  Infant CPR and how to help with a choking emergency & Common illnesses and First aid (additional hour)

Parenting the Young Child

 Kids don't come with instructions so let us help you care for your young child. Appropriate for parents raising ages babies, toddlers and preschoolers, parents going through a divorce or separation and will be single parenting or seeking custody of a young child, or parents adopting a young child.  The program is 6 hours in length.


Individual or couple sessions scheduled by appointment at our office located at 9058 Watson Rd., St. Louis, MO 63126. (Click here for directions) Course length 3 two hour sessions, 6 hours total. Fees: $80/session.  Call to schedule at 314-504-7926 or fill out the form.

   Individual sessions customized on the age of your child or children.

Learn the basics of parenting for your young child:

  • Equipment and Supplies needed
  • Daily Activities:  Feeding, Bathing, Diaper Changing,Potty training, Sleeping,  & Play
  • Safety and Child proofing
  • Growth and Development
  • Child Passenger Safety
  • You child's physician, common illnesses, & first aid
  •  Childcare
  •  Beginning Discipline and Routines using Active Parenting the First Five Years program
  • Optional Infant or Child CPR-add on additional 45 minutes


Active Parenting NOW

This 3 session parenting program is designed for parents raising children ages 5-10 years of age.  The program was written by Dr. Michael Popkin from Active Parenting Publishers and includes parenting vignettes.  Learn how to become an active parent and stop just reacting to your child's behavior.  The program teaches parents how to raise responsible and cooperative kids who are prepared to meet the challenges of the teen years.  Parents will learn non-violent discipline techniques so they can avoid power struggles with their children.

Can also add in School Age Basics covering nutrition, hygiene, sleep, growth and development, safety and accident prevention.

  Class offered as a one on one individual or couple class, 3 sessions for 2 hours each, click here to submit a formor call us at 341-504-7926 to schedule a class.



For more information on parenting classes
call our office at 314-504-7926  .

Parenting Corner

Safety Tips and Info

A Guide for Baby Product Safety, Selection, and Use.

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Sleep Training for your Baby:  How to get your baby to sleep through the night.  Dr. Berchelmann: How to sleep train your baby.  Fox 2 KTVI June 10, 2013

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