MODE OF INSTRUCTION: Traditional Instructor-Led (In-class)
DURATION: 7.5 Hours (1 Day)
SCHEDULE: 1 day from 9:30am to 5:00pm
ACCREDITATION: Participation certificate
PREREQUISITE: Minimum 11 years of age (or completion of Grade 5)
CERTIFICATION: Participation certification in a Red Cross Babysitting First Aid Training
Canadian Red Cross certificates are now virtual! You will receive a permanent virtual certificate will be emailed to you after you've successfully completed the course. You will be able to view your manual and certification online at any time through your MyRedCross account.
IMPORTANT: Please bring two pens/pencils, indoor shoes, a doll or teddy bear (build-a-bear size) about the size of a new baby, PEANUT FREE lunch/snack and drinks
Offers basic first aid and caregiving skills for youth aged 11 to 15. Participants learn how to provide care to children in a variety of age groups, and how to prevent and respond to emergencies. The course also offers youth the skills to promote themselves as babysitters to prospective families.