Babysitting Course

Location:Clarington Public Library, Courtice Branch
Address:2950 Courtice Rd. Courtice Map
Start date:November 12, 2016
Time:12:30 PM – 04:30 PM

This course teaches you the fundamental skills needed to start your own babysitting service. A Red Cross certified instructor from React Right Safety Services teaches the class.

Topics include:
- How to give appropriate care for infants, toddlers and school-aged children;
- Dealing with basic First Aid emergencies;
- How to recognize potential hazards;
- What parents expect of a babysitter;
- How to safely find customers; and
- Rural babysitting.

* Note: Bring a teddy bear to practice on!

Presented in partnership with React Right Safety Services.

Advanced registration is required; space is limited. Register online at, in person at any branch, or by phone at 905-623-7322 x2712.
Cost $49; includes participant manual.
Recommended that attendees bring a lunch or snack.

Intended for youth ages 11 to 15.

This session of Babysitting runs on both Saturday, November 12 AND Sunday, November 13.