Babywearing Basics Workshop
Babywearing Basics Workshop - with hands-on for ring slings & soft structured carriers.
Date: 10 September 2018, Monday
Time: 4.15 pm to 6.15 pm (2 hours)
Venue: 26 Kim Tian Road, Twin Regency condominium function room (4 minutes walk from Tiong Bahru MRT )
- $50 per couple
(both parents can take turns during the hands-on session; if either parent cannot attend, caregiver e.g. helper or grandparent is encouraged to be involved)
- $30 for individual parent
(you can bring an non-paying adult to care for your child during the session but they will not be involved in practical session nor be in the teaching room)
You will receive:
- $10 discount voucher for ring sling and carrier rental from Baby Carriers Rental SG + extra free 3 days extension
- $10 to 10% discount for any other carriers brand upon purchase right after workshop
- free Oz Farm Singapore milk powder 900g
- Complimentary online support after the workshop
Class size: Maximum of 8 couples
What we will be covering:
- Benefits and safety in babywearing
- Baby's optimal position when babywearing
- Introduction to the different types of baby slings and carriers (basic structure, demo, pros and cons)
- Hands-on with ring slings (we would provide you with dolls, and a ring sling each if you don't have your own)
- Try out soft structured carriers of different brands provided by Baby Carriers Rental SG (for exploration, comparison, fitting & rental)
- Introduction to breastfeeding and back carry, including demo with soft structured carriers
- If time permits, we can do some troubleshooting so bring your own carriers that you may need help with
This workshop is suitable for:
- Expectant parents
- Parents and caregivers of newborn to toddler
About the trainer and facilitators:
Fion Koh is a trained babywearing educator with Die Trageschule, Dresden (advanced course). Mother of three children and has been babywearing since 10+ years ago. Her passion is to help others make informed decisions before purchase. Some of her favourites are ring slings and soft structured carriers.
How to register:
1. Drop us a message at Baby Carriers Rental SG with the number of people attending
2. Payment to be done within the next 48 hours upon expressing interest. Otherwise, seats will be released to next interested couple in queue. We will inform you the bank account / PayLah / PayNow QR via Facebook or email.
3. Registration would only be confirmed once payment is received.
In the event that you are not able to come, you can either
1) find a replacement
2) receive a 50% refund
3) use the fund to exchange for a carrier rental from Baby Carriers Rental SG
4) top up the difference to purchase a ringsling or SSC from Baby Carriers Rental Sg
If you have further queries, do drop us a message if you need any clarifications.
Thank you & see you there!