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Babysitting Course (Session 1)

 [Ages 11 to 15]

Bowmanville Branch, Mezzanine Room
Saturday, July 15th
9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Advance registration required; space is limited.  Register online, in person, or by phone.
Cost $49; includes participant manual.
Recommended that attendees bring a lunch or snack.

This course teaches you the fundamental skills needed to start your own babysitting service. A Red Cross certified instructor from React Right Safety Services teaches the class.

Topics include:

  • How to give appropriate care for infants, toddlers and school-aged children;
  • Dealing with basic First Aid emergencies;
  • How to recognize potential hazards;
  • What parents expect of a babysitter;
  • How to safely find customers; and
  • Rural babysitting.

Note: Bring a teddy bear to practice on!

Another session of the Babysitting Course will be offered on Saturday, August 19th and Sunday, August 20th.

Presented in partnership with React Right Safety Services.

Caregivers and support staff for people with disabilities are admitted free of charge.
 

Registration

You may register your child(ren) in person at any branch, by phoning Information Services at 905-623-7322 x2712, or online using the form below.

Date: 
Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 9:30am to 4:30pm
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