Canadian Red Cross Babysitters Course for Ages 11+!
Canadian Red Cross Babysitters Course for Ages 11+! Sign up now! Preregistration required. No walk-ins! The Canadian Red Cross Babysitter course cost is $45.22 + tax ($52) each which includes the Canadian Red Cross Manual, First Aid Kit, and completion card. Prerequisite: Age 11-15 Hours: 9am-4pm Course dates for 2021 are: - May 29 - June 19 (Full) - July 28 - August 30 - September 26 - October 30 - November 20, 2021 Course Location/Location details/Times: - Course is at 440 Wilsey Road, Suite 104, Fredericton Industrial Park. - The course runs 9AM-4PM.
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.
COURSE CONTENT • How to be responsible and demonstrate leadership • How to make good decisions and manage difficult behaviours • Information on children’s developmental stages, and specific strategies for each stage • How to feed, diaper, dress, and play with children and babies • How to recognize and prevent unsafe situations, make safe choices, and promote safe behaviours • 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 • The business of babysitting