This course is specifically designed for youth between the ages of 11 to 15, and will certify students in American Red Cross Babysitter Training and American Red Cross Pediatric First Aid and CPR. Topics include the following:
• How to provide child care for infants and children
• How to choose age-appropriate activities
• What to do in an emergency
• How to recognize and handle a variety of behaviors
Students will also learn the basics of starting a babysitting business, including leadership styles, decision-making skills, resume preparation, and how to safely market your business. The course is highly interactive and features videos, activities, games and tools babysitters can use to build their knowledge and skills and manage their babysitting business effectively.
Meet Our Trainer
Danielle LaPointe is a certified Babysitter Instructor and First Aid/CPR Instructor through the American Red Cross. For the past 12 years she has been involved in various organizations working and volunteering with youth ages 10 – 16 as a camp counselor, religious education teacher, tutor, and mentor. At the age of 13 she started her own babysitting business and has been caring for children from infancy to teenage years since then.
Course fee is $125 per person. Includes training, lunch, and all course materials. Course fee must be paid prior to beginning the course.
Cancellations made 15+ days prior to the course will receive a 50% REFUND. Cancellations within 14 business days or for absentees will receive NO REFUND.
Please contact Danielle LaPointe at 978-685-2151, ext. 6852 or firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Tuition must be paid prior to beginning the course.
Space is limited!
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