Babysitter Training Courses

(for students ages 11 and a half and up)
Time: 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM | Fee: $45 per student

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This 6.5 hour training is packed full of interesting, interactive activities to teach students how to care for babies and children safely and responsibly. Our skilled facilitators will teach your child the ins and outs of what it takes to become a responsible (and fun!) babysitter! Students who have taken our course feel more confident to stay home alone, especially when they have to take care of younger siblings or other family members.

Topics include: Accident Prevention, Fire Safety, Emergencies, Kids at Different Ages, and Employer/employee Responsibilities.

*PLEASE NOTE: In Manitoba, children must not be left home alone until the are 12 years of age.

All successful participants will receive a certificate upon completion of the course.

Fall 2022 Classes

September 24, 2022

In Person, 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

$45 per student

October 21, 2022

In Person, 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

$45 per student

October 21, 2022

On ZOOM, 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

$45 per student

November 5, 2022

In Person, 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

$45 per student

November 25, 2022

In Person, 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

$45 per student

December 3, 2022

In Person, 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

$45 per student

In Person

All in person programs will be held at South Winnipeg Family Information Centre - 800 Point Rd, unless specified otherwise.

The certificate will be given out at the end of the course to successful participants.

Materials needed:
- All supplies including manual will be provided.
- Students must bring a bagged, nut free lunch.


Online

All online programs will be held on ZOOM, unless specified otherwise. A ZOOM account is not needed to participate. The facilitator will send you a ZOOM link via email, a couple of days prior to the course start date.

We require screens to be turned on for hands on activities and to be able to have proper evaluation. If you have any concerns or questions, feel free to contact us at any time.

Registration is for one student using one device (computer, tablet or phone).

Pick up of a manual at our office must be arranged before the class Delivery by courier or post is available for a fee.

The certificate will be mailed out after the course to successful participants.

Materials needed:
- A highlighter, pencil and eraser
- A device/webcam that connects to the internet with audio
- A stuffed animal or doll (for diapering activity)
- A water bottle (for bottle feeding activity)
- A small baby blanket / square scarf (large enough to lie the doll on)