Babysitting Certification Class – 3Mar18

February 20, 2018|Posted in: Child and Youth

Have a teenager in need of babysitter certification? The Child & Youth Program is offering a  FREE class for Guard Youth, ages 12+. For more information or to register, contact Lance Ellis at lance.k.ellis2.ctr@mail.mil.

Thank you for your interest in getting youth ages 12 – 18 trained as babysitters!

Saturday, March 3, 2018, 0900 – 1530 (9 am – 3:30 pm)
CO National Guard Family Program Office, 12200 E Briarwood Ave., Centennial, CO 80112

INFORMATION ABOUT THE TRAINING AND WHAT IS COVERED:

This is a terrific 8-hour skills training (developed by 4-H/US Army Child &Youth Services) available to kids (girls and boys) ages 12 and older. We can train a minimum of 5 and up to 12 youth/session.

Outline of the topics covered: An orientation and introduction about the art (science?) of being a babysitter, Safety, First Aid and CPR (basic overview and not a certification), Child Development, Nutrition, Entertaining Children, and The Business of Babysitting. Certificates will be provided upon successful completion of the course.

More information about the training and curriculum can be found at this 4-H Military Partnerships link:
https://4-hmilitarypartnerships.org/educator-staff/resources/curriculum/youth_babysitter.html

Thanks so much for your interest!