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Babysitter Courses (Live, Online)

Course Format

6 hours of online instruction over two days

1 home assignment (approx. 1 hour)

Friday 5:30pm-7:30pm PST

Saturday 1pm-3pm PST & 4:30pm-6:30pm PST

Students must attend all three sessions to complete the course.

The Babysitting course, refreshed and revised, now has a greater emphasis on First Aid skills.

The Canadian Red Cross Babysitting course covers everything from managing difficult behaviours to essential content on leadership and professional conduct as a babysitter.

Babysitting promises to deepen and enhance the responsibility that older youth feel when caring for younger children.

This updated curriculum, complete with new science, also provides improved learning when it comes to giving the appropriate care in the event of an emergency.

First Aid Content:

  • Check, Call, Care (includes phoning EMS/911)
  • Glove removal
  • Recovery position
  • Conscious choking (adult/child/baby/alone)
  • CPR (baby/child)
  • Illness
  • Asthma (includes use of inhaler and spacer)
  • Anaphylaxis (includes use of EpiPen)
  • Poisoning
  • Insect stings
  • Wound care (i.e. minor cuts and scrapes, splinters, nosebleeds, bumps and bruises, life-threatening bleeding, burns)
  • Head, neck and back injuries,
  • Broken bones
  • Seizures

Ages 11-15

Course Format

6 hours of online instruction over two days

1 home assignment (approx. 1 hour)

Friday 5:30pm-7:30pm PST

Saturday 1pm-3pm PST & 4:30pm-6:30pm PST

Students must attend all three sessions to complete the course.

Technology Requirements

Students need to be able to access a Zoom account on a device with both audio and video capabilities.

Register for a Class

Registration closes 7 days prior to the course date to allow time for a print copy of the Babysitter Manual to be mailed to you.