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CHILD AND BABYSITTING SAFETY

Babysitting is usually a teenager's first attempt at building and running a small business. Our new Child and Babysitting Safety (CABS) course is designed to engage and inform the aspiring babysitter. This course gives teenagers everything they need to know, from getting started, to dealing with parents and children, to key safety, caregiving, and first aid tips. 

Course highlights include:

GETTING STARTED

- Introduction to babysitting

- Job information sheet

- Help the parents get to know you

- What to cover before the parents leave

LEADERSHIP

- You're in charge, but you're not the parent

- Negotiations

-Conflict Resolution

Setting Boundaries

BASIC CAREGIVING SKILLS

- Hand washing

- Feeding infants and children

- Diapering

- Infant safe sleep practices

SAFETY AND INJURY PREVENTION

- Telephone safety

- Personal calls and texting

-Hazards

-SIDS awareness

PLAY TIME

- Keeping kids entertained and active

-Tips for infants, toddlers, pre-school, and school-age

- Staying involved

- Bringing your own toys

FIRST AID

- Recognizing an emergency

- Cuts and scrapes

- Caring for burns

- Choking

This course is not yet a part of our regular curriculum. If this is a course you would like to see offered, please let us know- It's as simple as entering your name and email address in the form below and clicking on the "Yes! I'm Interested..." button. Thank you for helping us shape our programs around what our communities want the most!

Are you interested in seeing the CABS Program added to our lineup?