Loading…

Health, Safety & Security Experts!

Now offering Workplace NL approved Confined Space, Fall Protection and Fall Protection Recertification Training. We also offer Powerline Hazards and Occupational Health and Safety Committee Training. Click below to view our schedule!
Booking & Schedule

 

Babysitter’s Course

 Offers basic first aid and caregiving skills for youth 11-15 years old. Participants learn how to provide care to children in a variety of age groups, and how to prevent and respond to emergencies. The course also offers youth the skills to promote themselves as babysitters to prospective families.

 DURATION
7-8 hours

INSTRUCTOR
Red Cross Youth Leader

PREREQUISITE
Minimum 11 years of age (or completion of Grade 5)

 COURSE CONTENT

  • How to be responsible and demonstrate leadership
  • How to make good decisions and manage difficult behaviours 
  • Information on children’s developmental stages, and specific strategies for each stage
  • How to feed, diaper, dress, and play with children and babies
  • How to recognize and prevent unsafe situations, make safe choices and promote safe behaviours 
  • First aid skills
  • The business of babysitting

TAKE-HOME MATERIALS
Babysitter’s Manual
Completion certificate

 

Eastern Safety Services offers this course on demand.

Please call contact us to register for this course.