Babysitting Basics

Babysitting Basics


Intended for young people aged 11 and older. This American Red Cross online only course educates participants to be outstanding babysitters. 

Subject matter covers care for infants and children. You will learn how to be safe; respond to emergencies; make appropriate age-related selections for toys and games; understand and manage an assortment of behaviors. 

Participants will also be taught the ABC’s of beginning their own little babysitting business. Using videos, exercises, games, and tools that can be used to enhance effectiveness as responsible and desirable babysitters. 

Upon successful completion, participants receive an American Red Cross printable certificate

Students who successfully complete the course will receive a printable certificate!

The course should require about 4 hours to complete which includes a written exam.