Participants learn how to provide care to younger children in a variety of age groups, and how to prevent and respond to emergencies. Course also offers youth the training to promote themselves as a babysitter to prospective parents.
This course is for youth 11–15 years old who babysit and want to learn caregiving techniques and basic lifesaving skills.
Babysitter Course Content
Business of babysitting
Caring for babies
Caring for toddlers
Caring for preschoolers
Caring for school-aged children
Creating safe environments
How to handle emergencies
First aid skills
Approximate Course Length: 8 hours
Students must pass a written exam and skills test in order to qualify for a Red Cross Babysitter certification card.
Cost: $61.91 + GST