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Date:
May 16, 2021
Time:
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Time Details:
Sunday, May 16, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., Registration deadline: May 10
Address:
Banff, AB T1L 1A1
Contact:
403.762.1251
Cost:
$75
Babysitting
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Babysitter Certification

Sunday, May 16, 2021

Babysitting care giving skills for youth 11 - 17 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. This is a Red Cross program. Program will run online if we cannot offer in-person session.

Students will learn:
  • 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