Safe Sitter® babysitting course A nationally recognized babysitting course called "Safe Sitter®" is periodically held at Lodi Community Hospital in conjunction with local schools. Safe Sitter® is a medically accurate, 6 1/2 hour babysitting preparation program designed for 11 to 13-year-olds. The program was created and written by a pediatrician and focuses on teaching safe and nurturing child care techniques. The program is taught by trained Lodi Community Hospital personnel under the supervision of a registered nurse. For more information, call 330-948-5521 or toll free 1-888-520-6000 extension 85521.