• Calendar of Events

    To view our Calendar of events please click here.

  • 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. 


    $15.00 for AARP Members

    $20.00 for Non- AARP Members

    Payments made to AARP 


    National Training Center

    1935 Don Wickham Drive Clermont, FL 34711


    To register please call 352.394.0250

  • 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 8

    May 20

    June 24

    August 5

    September 9

    October 14

    November 18

    December 9


    $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.


    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.


    $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


    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.


    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.

  • 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


    National Training Center, Education Rooms

    1935 Don Wickham Drive, Clermont, FL 34711

  • Heart Healthy Eating Class

    Led by a registered dietitian, this free community class will focus on healthy eating and proper nutrition to promote heart health. Spouses and caregivers are welcome.  Guest speakers may include registered nurses to speak about cardiovascular health and exercise physiologists to focus on heart-healthy exercises.



    Class Times:

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

    Class Dates:

    February 21

    March 21

    April 18

    May 16

    June 20

    July 18

    August 15

    September 19

    October 17

    November 21

    December 19


    National Training Center Classrooms, located on the South Lake Hospital Campus

    1935 Don Wickham Drive

    Clermont, FL 34711


    To register or for more information, please call 352.241.7109.

  • 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


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


    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


    National Training Center, on the South Lake Hospital Campus

    1935 Don Wickham Drive Clermont, FL 34711

    You are considered registered when your registration form andpayment 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





    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

    2017 Class Dates

    January 24

    February 28

    March 21

    April 25

    May 23

    June 27

    August 8

    September 19

    October 24

    November 28

    December 12


    Class is included with the Childbirth Education Class.  If not attending Childbirth Education Class, cost is $20.  


    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.  


    $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.

    2017 Session Dates

    January 2 & 3

    March 13 & 14

    June 5 & 6

    July 10 & 11

    Cost: $50

    Discounts for more than one family member. Scholarships available.


    National Training 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

    If you are looking for face-to-face help in a group setting, Tobacco Free Florida offers free resources through Group Quit sessions at South Lake Hospital. We’ll provide you with support and guidance, led by a trained specialist. You may be eligible to receive 2 to 4 weeks of FREE quit aids like nicotine patches, gum or lozenges, if medically appropriate and 18 years of age or older, to help you become tobacco free.

    Class Times

    Monday evenings, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm




    National Training Center, on the South Lake Hospital Campus

    1935 Don Wickham Drive, Clermont, FL 34711

    Please call 1.877.848.6696 to register and for more information.