Ages: 11yrs +
All Dates: Tuesdays, March 19, 26 and April 2
This American Red Cross course offers those who are planning to babysit the knowledge and skills necessary to safely and responsibly give care for children and infants. This training will help participants to develop leadership skills; learn how to develop a babysitting business; keep themselves and others safe; help children behave; and learn about basic child care. This course includes Basic First Aid information. Each participant will receive a Babysitter's Training Certification upon successful completion of the class. Enrollment is limited.
Requirements for this course are: 1) Attend ALL class sessions 2) Participate in all skills sessions and activities 3) Demonstrate competency in all observable skills
Provided Materials: 1) Babysitter's Training Handbook 2) Babysitter's Training Emergency Reference Guide 3) Babysitter's Training CD-ROM
Things to Bring: a snack, note taking materials, a suit and towel*
*Participants have the opportunity to swim after class. Participants under the age of 13 need an adult guardian in the facility to use the pool. Anyone, other than the program participant, who wants to use the facility will need to be on a membership or day pass.