Our FCSS Community Programmer is trained to deliver the Canadian Red Cross's Babysitting Course and it is offered twice a year during the spring and fall.
This course is designed for youth 11 years and up who want to become a babysitter or may already be one.
The Babysitting Course Covers:
The responsibilities of a babysitterSafety tips for children of all ages Basic child care skills and what to do in case of an emergency
The Course Will Cover:
- Business of babysitting
- Caring for babies
- Caring for toddlers
- Caring for preschoolers
- Caring for school-aged children
- Creating safe environments
- How to handle emergencies and first aid
Canadian Red Cross Article: Novice babysitters gain vital first aid and caring skills with Red Cross