Babysitter's Training Course
Babysitter's Training Course

Babysitter's Training Course

American Red Cross
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Upon successful completion of this course you will receive an American Red Cross certificate valid for two years.

Red Cross Babysitter Training provides youth who are planning to babysit with the knowledge and skills necessary to safely and responsibly care for children and infants. Eight hours comprehensive training plus hands-on activities will help participants develop leadership skills, learn how to develop a babysitting business, keep themselves and others safe and help children behave, and learn about basic child care and basic first aid.

Red Cross Pediatric First Aid / CPR / AED certification is not included in the 8 hour course but will be taught at a later date/time for those opting to add the certification to their babysitter training at the time of registration.

Lunch is included.

Course Outline:
  • You're the Boss: A Guide to Leadership (1 hour of Leadership Styles)
  • The Business of Babysitting (1 hour of Basic Business Planning)
  • Safe and Sound on the Job (1 hour of Safety Training)
  • Understanding Kids from 0 to 10 (2 hours of Child Development Training)
  • From Feeding to Bedtime: Caring for Kids (1 hour of Overcoming Child-Care Challenges)
  • Emergency Training (2 hours of Safety Training)
Deluxe Training Materials Included
American Red Cross Babysitter Kit

The Babysitter's Training Deluxe Student Kit provides students with the text they need for their Babysitter's Training course, as well as some additional tools that may come in handy for the next time they babysit.

The Kit Includes:

  • Babysitter's Training Participant's Set
  • Pocket First Aid Pack
  • American Red Cross LED Flat Flashlight with Magnet
  • American Red Cross Drawstring Backpack.
Refund & Transfer Policy
For all Babysitter's Training Courses, you are only entitled to a full refund in the event your instructor cancels your class. You are entitled to a 50% refund if you cancel your enrollment no less than 7 days before the course starts. No refunds are granted within 6 days of class but transfers to another course date can be arranged. Refunds can take up to 14 days.


Safety Check Services LLC will transfer you into a class with the following fee structure:

  • Transfer requested more than 7 days before class: $5.00 processing fee;
  • Transfer requested between 2 and 6 days before class: $15.00 processing fee;
  • Transfer requested less than 48 hours before class: $25.00 processing fee;
  • Transfer requested within 48 hours of missing a class: $35.00 processing fee.

A customer is enrolled once they receive a confirmation notice.