OLD Ottawa East Community Calendar

Event Information:

  • Sun

    Babysitting Course (11 - 15 years or completion of grade 5)

    9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.Old Town Hall, 61 Main Street

    The Red Cross Babysitting Course will provide the training needed to become a responsible babysitter. Participants learn how to create and manage a babysitting business and how to supervise younger siblings or other children in a safe and responsible manner. Topics include: How to find clients and make money babysitting, caring for children of all ages, creating safe environments and preventing accidents, fire safety and prevention, what to do in an emergency, good decision-making and leadership skills, basic first-aid skills. Youth will take home a Babysitter’s Manual and certification card.

    Pre-registration required, $72.