Babysitting Basics*

St. Ambrose Parish Hall, Friday March 15

8:30 to 4pm., cost $50.00

Bring your own lunch and a doll or teddy bear to work with.

A St. John Ambulance course developed for youth ages 11 – 14

This course provides New Babysitters with the necessary skills to provide care to children in a variety of situations.

This course emphasises:

  • Safety rules;
  • Responding to Emergencies; and,
  • Development of Leadership Skills

Course content includes:

  • Become a successful babysitter
  • How to care for Infants, Toddler and School aged children; including (healthy meals, safe play, diapers, bedtime routines and much more).
  • How to make the correct decisions when dealing with the behaviour of children
  • Handling Emergencies
  • Caring for a sick or injured child • Prevention and basic First Aid – Choking, CPR, Head Injuries, poisonings, Burns and much more.

Take home Materials: Babysitters Manual, Babysitting Certificate and a small babysitting First aid kit.

To register contact Myra Klaassen,

myra@stambrosecambridge.ca.