Activity Information
Red Cross Babysitting Course (Oct 4)
Dates:
4/10/2017 - 4/10/2017
Description:
This course offers basic first aid and caregiving skills for youth 11-15 years old.
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.

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 skills
o 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
Online Registration Dates:
6/9/2017 6:00 PM
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3/10/2017 3:00 PM
Requirements:
Min Age:
11 yrs (as of 4/10/2017)
Schedule:
Day Date Start Time End Time Facility
Wed 4/10/2017 9:00 AM 4:00 PM AEC Morden Chiropractic Meeting Room Export to ICal