Child & Babysitting Safety Course

A Certification Course for Building a Safe and Successful Babysitting Business for youth in Grades 6 - 9.

Babysitting is usually a teenager’s first attempt at building and running a small business. Our Child and Babysitting Safety (CABS) course comes in a magazine-format guide designed to engage and inform the aspiring babysitter. It gives teenagers everything they need to know from getting started, to dealing with parents and children, to key safety, caregiving, and first aid tips.

When: June 19 at the Y: Class runs from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm (Please arrive 5 min early) and bring a sack lunch. A light, healthy snack will be provided.

Cost: $50 Y Members  $60 Community Member Space is limited, register in advance Register: WWW.Wenymca.Org or Stop by the Y 217 Orondo Ave; Wenatchee, WA 98801

COURSE HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE: 

Safety and Injury Prevention  

Guidelines to make sure that everyone stays safe

Leadership

Strategies to build confidence when responding to conflict

Play Time

Basic Caregiving Skills

Tips on age-appropriate play and staying involved

Feeding, burping, diapering, and safe sleep practices

 First Aid