**PLEASE NOTE, THIS CLASS WILL BE HELD AT THE Horsham Township Community Center**
Parents are in search of trained child-care providers who are Red Cross Certified! Our Red Cross Babysitters Class give you access to the best in-class instructors who will share the latest information on child care, offer tips, and can answer all of your questions so that you're ready to start your own babysitting business. With lecture and class activities, these courses are engaging, informative and fun! Please bring pen/pencil and your lunch!
Lessons and Topics covered in the Red Cross Babysitters Training:
*Basic Care for infants and children (feeding, Diapering, toileting, dressing)
*Basic First Aid (conscious choking, bleeding, emergencies, calling 911)
*Child Behavior (discipline, role modeling, ages and stages for children
*Age Appropriate Activities (games for each age, capabilities of each age)
*Emergency Protocols (FIND decision making, Check/Call/Care for emergencies)
*Professionalism (creating resumes, interviewing, following up)
*Leadership (role model, communicating with children, being a great example)
*Growing your business (where to find jobs, who to market to)
Please bring a pen/pencil, water, snack and lunch. Please wear comfortable clothing as we will be moving around quite a bit during the class. Participants must be age 11 by the date of the certification class. Participants MUST participate in the entire course, pass the skill sessions and show competence and maturity in order to become certified.
The American Red Cross is the nation’s leader in babysitting classes and classes in child care training. We will prepare you to be the best sitter in your neighborhood. In fact, 8 out of 10 surveyed parents said they would pay more for a trained babysitter who holds this Red Cross Certification. Start your babysitting business on the right food and learn how to be a safe, professional and reliable sitter.