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Safety Courses

The Delaware Safety Council offer Safety classroom courses a with times and dates convenient for you, your family or your businessAll courses are available at Member pricing and can be presented at your location or scheduled at the Delaware Safety Council. 

Childcare & Babysitting Safety Course

The Delaware Safety Council offers training for young people (ages 11-15) interested in babysitting.  The American Safety & Health Institute (ASHI) curriculum covers basic child care information, including emergency action steps and personal safety topics.  Class is used to familiarize and provide young adults with basic skill training and information that is necessary in caring for infants and children, such as, emergency action steps, personal safety, fire safety, infant care, basic first aid, and choking management. 

Class Length: 5 Hours                             Tuition: $40

Distracted-Driving Addiction Awareness*

This course is an extension of the Defensive Driving safety course, but with emphasis on distracted driving and its hazards. Lecture and discussion will bring focus on the ever-growing tendency of individuals in our society/communities engaging in high levels of Driving-Distracted and continuing to do so with the knowledge that such behavior invites hazardous situations. However, they continually to do so without acknowledging their uncontrolled addiction to such behaviors. United States and global stats/studies will be presented to reveal the powerful addictive nature of our smartphones, and the need for constant social media involvement during our daily travels.

Class Length: 2 Hours                             Tuition: $20

Fire Safety Awareness*

Basic fire safety tips and precautions will be presented and discussed to develop the public’s mindset for fire safety awareness, and recognition of National Fire Prevention Month [in October] and Fire Prevention Week [usually the 2nd week in October]. Emphasis is placed on individual and community organizational involvement in implementing basic fire safety habits and practices to reduce the human contributing factor in home fire mishaps.

Class Length: 2 Hours                              Tuition: $20

Gun Safety and Security Awareness*

Discussions will teach gun safety and security at home, in travel, and responsible [basic] gun handling habits. In addition, active shooter safety awareness and suggestions on what to do will be discussed, as well as personal protection and your right to stop-the-threat. This course will not be a debate on the 2nd Amendment or the right to bear arms, but the concerns that should be in place when one decides to legally own or carry a firearm.

Class Length: 2 Hours                              Tuition: $20

Law Enforcement Traffic Stops (LETS) Awareness*

The intent of this course is to enlighten the public on law enforcement/police vehicle stop procedures in order to better the police-to-community relationship, and to ensure a respectful and peaceful encounter between the two.

Class Length: 2 Hours                              Tuition: $20

Personal Safety and Security Awareness*

This general-audience safety course helps to improve one’s urban personal safety and security awareness, to develop the ability to recognize potentially unsafe environments and situations, to improve one’s reaction time to avoid and/or reduce unsafe confrontations/situations, and above all, develop a mindset to survive any/all dangerous and hazardous situations. The course will cover safety and security at home, during travel, at work, at school, and while shopping. Through lecture, class discussion, and video scenarios, class participants will cultivate the CAPS mindset for an improved quality-of-life.

Class Length: 2 Hours                              Tuition: $20

Personal Safety Awareness for Kids*

This course assists kids and young adults (10 to 17 years) in developing a 21st-Century safety and security mindset for the personal difficulties and hazards they may face in the urban environment. Safety and security topics of discussion presented will include, traveling to and from school, to the mall, and other areas of leisure activity. Bicycle and skateboard safety and responsible behaviors will be discussed, along with discussions to encourage limiting the level of distractions from smartphones and other electronic devices. Each participant will be introduced to and encouraged to develop his or her GDP (“Good Deeds Potential”) at home, in school, and within his or her community.

Class Length: 2 Hours                               Tuition: $20

Personal Safety and Security Awareness for Seniors*

This course assists seniors in developing a mindset for safety and security in the home, while traveling, and in various venues. Emphasis will be on the participants developing safety habits such as, ensuring their residence (when at home) and car (when traveling) is secured, and on the participants developing a family/community of support and awareness towards a safe environmental lifestyle. Seniors will become aware of the increased vulnerabilities that comes with aging, however, will become aware that such vulnerabilities do not have to negatively affect one's quality-of-life when a CAPS mindset for safety and security is adopted and maintained.

Class Length: 2 Hours                               Tuition: $20

School/Campus Safety and Security Awareness*

This course builds a safety and security mindset in and around school/campuses and creates an individual’s awareness of the potential hazardous and predators that the education environment may attract. The participants will be encouraged to become more vigilant throughout their travels in and around campus. Active shooter institutional preparedness and response will be discussed, as well as each participant’s need to individually develop a mindset to survive such an incident.

Class Length: 2 Hours                               Tuition: $20

Workplace Safety and Security Awareness*

This course develops safety and security awareness in the workplace through lecture and discussion, with scenario-based examples in handling various hazardous and dangerous situations. Additional topical workplace situations to be covered are; consequences of internal harassment and bullying, active shooter preparedness and response, and the organizational benefits of developing a safe work environment. The course will conclude with a workplace perimeter security evaluation and recommendations discussion.

Class Length: 2 Hours                               Tuition: $20

* Call for group pricing of 20+ for your organization, company or community activity.

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Address: 2 Penns Way, New Castle, DE 19720

Phone: +302-276-0660

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