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Babysitting Course (Session 1)

[Ages 11 to 15]

Newcastle Branch, George and Kathleen Vice Community Room
Saturday, January 20

11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.; and 
Sunday, January 21
12:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Please note the different course times on each day.

Advanced registration required; space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone.
Cost $55; includes participant manual. 

Recommended that attendees bring a lunch or snack.

This course teaches your teen the fundamental skills they need to start their 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!

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

Presented in partnership with React Right Safety Services.

Another session of the Babysitting Course is being offered at the Bowmanville Branch, Saturday, March 3, from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Registration

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

Location: 
Date: 
Saturday, January 20, 2018 - 11:30am to 3:30pm
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