Beginning to Back Carry with a Woven

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Admission / entry price options

£20 per person

Space for 6 people.

Venue

The Snug, 71 Leadmill Road, Sheffield, S1 4SE

Organiser: about

All workshops are led by one of our trained team of consultants, who have lots of experience and are fully insured.

Organiser: contact details

info@sheffieldslingsurgery.co.uk

Beginning to Back Carry with a Woven

About / description

Learn how to get your baby safely onto your back with a long woven wrap and a simple rucksack carry.
We shall learn with dolls first and then your babies. We will usually practice a few methods of how to get your baby on your back safely in the wrap and you can try with your own child when you feel happy. If the class is going well, we may have time to demonstrate more complex carries such as the double hammock.

Suitable for those who are confident with using a woven wrap on the front, and babies of 12 weeks upwards.

£20 per person, 2hrs long.

If you have a younger baby and wish to learn back carries with them in a woven wrap, a 1-2-1 may be more suitable.

Objectives

Learn how to get your baby on your back in a long woven wrap and down again. Be able to do a rucksack carry on your own, safely and confidently.

Pre-requisities

We expect that you will be confident with front carries with your long woven wrap. You do not need to have tried back carries before.

Parking / transport

There is plenty of on street parking (£1/hr, £5/day) and the Q park is just round the corner by the train station. There is good public transport too (train station, bus interchange are less than 5mins walk), Granville Road tram stop is nearby and the city centre is a stone's throw away.

Additional information

Bring your own wrap! You will be welcome to try our library range too. Suitable for babies and children from four months upwards. 2 hrs long This session is for up to 8 participants. If a smaller number book the course content will remain the same however the run time may reduce

FAQs

FAQ: I have never used a sling before, can I come to this workshop? If you have never used a sling before, please book onto one of the beginners workshops, a sling clinic or a 1-2-1 consultation. Should I bring my own wrap? Yes, please do. . . Can I hire a different wrap to practice with at home? Yes, we have an extensive collection. If you have not hired from us before, in order to save you time on the day, Please complete the membership form using this link : http://bit.ly/slingsurgerysignup What to do if I need to cancel? : Should you notify us within 48hours of the commencement date, Fees can be refunded or transferred to another booking in this instance. Fees will not be refunded or transferable if less than 48hours notice is given. In the unlikely event that the Lead Consultant is unable to deliver the session (such as sickness) We may transfer the session to another consultant. If not possible then all fees will be refunded.