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Family and Parenting
Babysitting Basics - Women's Hospital
Babysitting Basics class is for youths 11 and older who are preparing to begin a babysitting career. This four-hour training will offer the necessary safety knowledge and skills for youth babysitters to care for infants and children responsibly:
Basic child care will be demonstrated and practiced, including handwashing, feeding, diapering and calming techniques.
Included is Family and Friends CPR (non-certificate), which offers lifesaving skills and education in a group environment.
Participants will also learn babysitting etiquette and fun activities to keep children engaged and entertained.
Space is limited and classes fill quickly. A light morning snack is included.