About the Course

Basic first aid and caregiving skills for youth. Participants learn how to provide care to younger children in a variety of age groups, and how to prevent and respond to emergencies. The course also offers youth the training to promote themselves as a babysitter to prospective parents. Click for more information.


11- 16 years old


9:00am - 4:00pm on scheduled course dates

Materials Provided

-    Red Cross Babysitter's Manual
-    Certificate of successful completion
-    Business cards
-    Writing materials

Knowledge and Skill Objectives

Participants must complete all skill and knowledge requirements for successful completion of the course. 100% attendance and minimum 75% passing grade on final exam required for successful completion and certification.