Students of this course must be at least 12 years old or turning 12 within the calendar year. The program enables the students to demonstrate their capabilities and maturity by completing the course under the responsible direction of the instructor. The Canada Safety Council recommends that the Babysitter Training Course be supplemented with First Aid and CPR training.
Students must have a passing grade of 75 per cent on the final examination in order to receive their certificate.
The program focuses on small group discussions, problem solving, role-playing, and instructor-led demonstrations.
Duration: 7 hours
Cost: $65 per participant
The course material covers such topics as:
Becoming a successful babysitter
Caring for children from three months to school-aged
The behaviour and misbehaviour of children
Caring for a sick or injured child
Prevention and Basic First Aid
The Student Reference Book is designed to allow the program participants to actively participate in class assignments. It provides a review of the program material, as well as additional information that will be of value to the students.
Please contact us for more information or visit our upcoming courses page to reserve your spot.