• AARP Drivers Safety Program

    The AARP Driver Safety Program is the nation's first and largest refresher course for drivers age 50 and older that has helped millions of drivers remain safe on today's roads. The course is designed to help you: 

    • Tune up your driving skills and update your knowledge of the rules of the road.
    • Learn about normal age-related physical changes, and how to adjust your driving to allow for these changes.
    • Reduce your traffic violations, crashes, and chances for injuries.
    • Qualify for an auto insurance premium reduction or discount. Specific state insurance laws vary please consult your insurance agent for specifics in your state.
    • AARP members receive discounts on many insurance companies.




    2017 Class Dates & Times

    March 14 & 16, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

    May 16 & 18, 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. 



    Cost

    $15.00 for AARP Members

    $20.00 for Non- AARP Members

    Payments made to AARP 





    Location

    National Training Center

    1935 Don Wickham Drive Clermont, FL 34711


    Registration

    To register please call 352.394.0250

  • Advanced Breastfeeding

    Advanced issues in breastfeeding taught including maintaining breastmilk supply, pumping and returning to work, and incorporating solid foods while continuing to breastfeed.


    Class Times

    2:00 pm – 4:00 pm 

    2016 Class Dates

    January 26

    March 8

    May 11

    August 23

    September 20

    November 15


    Cost

    Thanks to a grant from the Lake-Sumter March of Dimes, all childbirth, breastfeeding and newborn care classes are free of charge for all Lake County residents through the remainder of 2016.

    Included with series (or $20.00 for those who are not taking the Childbirth Education Day). 


    Location

    South Lake Hospital, SkyTop Conference Room near the cafeteria

    1900 Don Wickham Drive, Clermont, FL 34711

  • Childbirth Education Class

    This one day class in prepared childbirth will prepare you for labor, delivery and postpartum. You will learn all about the process of labor, relaxation and breathing techniques, pain medications, cesarean birth, and how to care for yourself after your baby arrives.  A tour of the South Lake Hospital Centre for Women's Health is included. 



    Class Times

    9:00 am – 5:00 pm



    2017 Class Dates

    January 14

    February 18

    March 18

    April 22

    May 20

    June 24

    August 12

    September 9

    October 14

    November 18

    December 9



    Cost

    $95.00 (3 Class Prenatal Childbirth Education Series $95.00 - Includes childbirth class, breastfeeding and newborn care class)

     Scholarships are available. Call 352.241.7109 for information.

     

    Click here to download the South Lake Hospital Birthing Plan form.



    Location

    South Lake Hospital, SkyTop Conference Room near the cafeteria

    1900 Don Wickham Drive, Clermont, FL 34711

  • CPR

    CPR / BLS Healthcare Provider Class



    South Lake Hospital provides certified training in basic life saving techniques for adults, children and infants.  We also offer CPR renewals that follow the American Heart Association Basic Life Support guidelines.



    Cost:

    $40 (cost waived for South Lake Hospital team members)



    Required Course Materials:

    A textbook is required.  They are available to purchase or borrow from the Community Relations Department. Cost is $15.



    2017 Day Classes, 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

    March 17

    June 23

    September 22



    2017 Evening Classes, 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

    January 11

    February 8

    March 8

    April 12

    May 10

    June 14

    July 12

    August 9

    September 13

    October 11

    November 8

    December 13



    Registration:

    Space is limited and pre-registration is required.  To check class availability, please call 352.241.7109.  You are considered registered when your registration form and payment are received.



    Location:

    National Training Center, Education Classrooms

    1935 Don Wickham Drive, Clermont, FL 34711



    The AHA strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in BLS and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course material, do not represent income to the AHA.

  • Diabetes Self Management Workshop

    This six-week workshop is led by trained volunteers including South Lake Hospital team members and includes goal setting and how make a step-by-step plan to improve your health and life.

    The workshop includes:


    • Making an action plan
    • Feedback/problem solving
    • Stress management
    • Relaxation techniques
    • Handling difficult emotions
    • Working with your healthcare provider

    You'll also learn how to:


    • Monitor blood sugar
    • Prevent low blood sugar
    • Prevent complications
    • Exercise safely
    • Manage medications
    • Prepare for sick days
    • Care for skin and feet
    • Eat healthy

    Dates

    Tuesdays – June 21, June 28, July 5, July 12, July 19 and July 26


    Times

    9:30 am to 12:00 pm


    Location

    LiveWell Fitness Center (located on the South Lake Hospital Campus) 1935 Don Wickham Drive Clermont, FL 34711


    To register or for more information, please call Betty Flagg, 352.692.5219, or Jennifer Davis, 352.394.4071, ext. 4223. Click here to view the flyer for more information.

  • Eating Well with Diabetes

    Led by a registered dietitian, this free community class will teach diabetics and pre-diabetics proper nutrition and tips on eating well.



    Class Times

    9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


    2017 Class Dates

    January 4

    February 1

    March 1

    April 12

    May 3

    June 7

    July 5

    August 2

    September 6

    October 4

    November 1

    December 6

    For more information and to register please call 352.241.7109


    Location

    National Training Center, Education Rooms

    1935 Don Wickham Drive, Clermont, FL 34711

  • Establishing Breastfeeding

    Moms and Dads are welcome to come and learn the basics of how breastfeeding works, how to put your baby to breast for a feeding, how to recognize feeding cues, how to troubleshoot problems and much more.



    Class Times

    6:30 pm – 9:00 pm 



    2017 Class Dates

    January 17

    February 21

    March 24

    April 18

    May 16

    June 20

    August 1

    September 12

    October 17

    November 14

    December 5


    Cost

    Class is included with Childbirth Class or $20 if not attending Childbirth Class.  



    Location

    South Lake Hospital, SkyTop Conference Room near the cafeteria

    1900 Don Wickham Drive, Clermont, FL 34711

  • First Aid Class

    The American Heart Association First Aid course is specially designed to train anyone who might be the first to respond in an emergency. The First Aid Course provides the skills to effectively assess and maintain life from the critical minutes immediately following an emergency until the arrival of emergency medical services personnel.





    Textbook is required and included in cost.







    Class Time



    6:00 pm - 10:00 pm


    2017 Class Dates

    April 58

    October 4


    Cost: $40.00


    Location



    National Training Center, on the South Lake Hospital Campus

    1935 Don Wickham Drive Clermont, FL 34711







    You are considered registered when your registration form and payment are received. Space is limited.  Please call 352.241.7109 to check availability prior to sending registration and payment.

  • Joint Replacement Classes

    Having knee or hip surgery at South Lake Hospital or considering surgery? This class will have you feeling confident and better prepared.  Instructors will walk you through the process from preparation to recovery and answer any that you may have.  



    2017 Class Dates

    Tuesdays, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

    January 3, 17

    February 7, 21

    March 7, 21

    April 4, 18

    May 2, 16

    June 6, 20

    July 25

    August 1, 15

    September 5, 19

    October 3, 17

    November 7, 21

    December 5, 19



    Thursdays, 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

    January 5

    February 9

    March 9, 30

    April 6, 27

    May 11

    June 8, 22

    July 6

    August 24

    September 14

    October 5, 19

    November 9, 30

    December 14



    Saturdays, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

    January 7, 21

    February 4, 25

    March 11, 25

    April 1, 15

    May 6, 27

    June 3, 17

    July 1, 15

    August 12, 26

    September 2, 23

    October 7, 21

    November 4, 25

    December 2, 16

     

    Cost

    Free

    Location



    SkyTop Conference Room, near the hospital cafeteria, use South Lake Hospital Main Entrance

    1900 Don Wickham Drive, Clermont, FL 34711



    For more information call 352.394.4071, ext. 8135

  • Newborn Care

    This class will teach you how to care for your newborn so that you will feel more confident when you take him or her home. 


    Class Times 

    6:30 pm – 8:30 pm


    2016 Class Dates

    January 26

    February 23

    March 22

    April 26

    May 24

    June 20

    August 16

    September 27

    October 25

    November 29

    December 13


    Cost

    Thanks to a grant from the Lake-Sumter March of Dimes, all childbirth, breastfeeding and newborn care classes are free of charge for all Lake County residents throughout 2016.  


    Location

    South Lake Hospital, SkyTop Conference Room near the cafeteria

    1900 Don Wickham Drive, Clermont, FL 34711

    All childbirth, newborn care and breastfeeding classes are taught by a certified childbirth educator, a certified lactation counselor or consultant or a South Lake Hospital Labor & Delivery Registered Nurse. 

  • Outpatient Breastfeeding Consultations

    Prenatal breastfeeding consultations and postnatal breastfeeding consultations are available and may be covered by your insurance provider.  Services provided by board certified lactation consultants. 

    Private, 90-minute consultations are available for those that need additional breastfeeding support beyond the free breastfeeding phone line after leaving the hospital.  


    Cost 

    $90, South Lake Hospital mothers, $35 follow up (if needed)

    $100, community mothers, $40 follow up (if needed)  


    Call 352.394.4071, ext. 4380 for more information and to schedule.

  • Safe Sitter

    Safe Sitter® teaches adolescent babysitters how to handle crises and how to nurture and guide young child. Safe Sitter® babysitters help children stay safe and sound while their parents are away. In the process, these 11 to 13-year-olds emerge as more confident, responsible and compassionate teens and adults.


    Class Times

    Day 1: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
    Day 2: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

    Graduation Ceremony is on Day 2 at 4:00 pm.


    2016 Session Dates

    March 21 & 22

    June 14 & 15

    July 11 & 12

    November 21 & 22


    Cost $50.

    Discounts for more than one family member. Scholarships available.

    Location
    LiveWell Fitness Center, on the South Lake Hospital Campus

    1935 Don Wickham Drive, Clermont, FL 34711


    Please click here to download and complete the Safe Sitter Registration Form and Student Contract

    Space is limited.  You are considered registered once your registration form and payment is received.  Please call 352.241.7109 for more information. 

  • Smoking Cessation

    Smoking Cessation

    Like most smokers, you probably have many different feelings about smoking. You’ve heard all the reasons why you should quit.  And by joining this program, you’ve indicated that you’re willing to change-ready to quit. How does change happen? Like most people, you’ll go through a series of stages. You might even experience certain stages more than once. That’s okay.  The Smoking Cessation program is built to help you pass through the stages and learn from any setbacks so you can keep moving ahead.

    Class Times

    Monday evenings, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm


    Cost

    Free

    Location

    LiveWell Fitness Center, Education Rooms
    1935 Don Wickham Drive, Clermont, FL 34711

    Please call 352.241.7109 for more information and to find out when the next available session begins.