12/6 & 13 Babysitter’s Training (Wednesdays)
When: Wednesday 12/6/23 AND Wednesday 12/13/23 from 4:30pm to 7:45pm
Where: Peak Sports Academy (1235 US-22, Mountainside, NJ 07092)
The purpose of this course is to provide youth who are planning to babysit with the knowledge and skills necessary to safely and responsibly give care for children and infants. This course helps participants to develop leadership skills, learn how to develop a babysitting business, keep themselves and others safe and help children behave, and learn about basic childcare and basic first aid.
Target audience: Ages 11-17
Class size: 10 or fewer
You can either purchase a Babysitter's Training Kit from the Red Cross website, or order it through us and it'll be there for you when you arrive at the training! It will only include the three paper resources and an Ay to Zee drawstring bag.
All of our Ay to Zee kits include the materials below to prepare every participant for the Babysitter's Training class, but our Deluxe Kit also has first aid supplies, in addition to a drawstring bag that babysitters can bring on babysitting jobs.
- Babysitter's Training Handbook, a full-color handbook filled with great information and resources to use in class and on the job
- Babysitter's Training Emergency Reference Guide, an easy-to-carry, compact booklet that provides step-by-step instructions to handle common emergencies such as bee stings and asthma attacks.
- Babysitter's Training CD, which provides participants with the tools they will need to run their own babysitting business, including a babysitting organizer; a printable activity booklet with games, crafts, songs and recipes; a resume template; and more.