Babysitters have the responsibility of caring for children and making important decisions while they are in charge. Parents entrust their child with the babysitter, therefore, it is crucial he or she knows the basics of child care.
In this Introduction to Babysitting Course, participants will learn interviewing tips, communication skills, ages and stages of young babies and toddlers, safety and first aid tips, and feeding and caring for children (including diaper changing). A simple test will be administered at the completion of the course and certificates will be distributed.
The instructor is a Kindergarten teacher. She holds three teacher certifications including Early Childhood, General Education, and Special Education along with a Master's Degree in Literacy.
This course will be held on Saturday, June 16th from 10:30am to 2:30pm and is for ages 11 and up. Please bring a bag lunch, pen, and paper. Drinks will be provided.
Registration will be required. Please check back in May to reserve your child's spot.