Babysitting Training Courses

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The American Red Cross is the nation’s leader in babysitter training and will prepare you to be the best sitter in your neighborhood. In fact, 8 in 10 surveyed parents said they would pay more for a trained babysitter who is certified by the American Red Cross. Start your babysitting business on the right foot and learn how to be a safe, professional and reliable sitter.


Babysitters Training with Pediatric CPR/First Aid

During this Babysitter’s Bootcamp, you will learn all about children’s ages and stages of development, how to hold and feed infants, and how to change diapers. You will also learn pediatric rescue breathing, CPR, first aid, and business savvy!


Please note: This certification will allow the licensed babysitter to take children under 11 to the pool as long as the sitter meets the other criteria in the pool rules.


Class Option 1


Date: Saturday, May 22 and Sunday, May 23 (Two-day course)

Time: 8:30 am-4:30 pm (Both Days)

Cost: $120 Resident/$130 Non-Resident

Age Requirement: 11-15

Registration Deadline: May 15

Location: Taft House

Special Note: This course is a two-day course. In order to receive the Babysitters Training Certification and the CPR certification, participants must attend both sessions.


Class Option 2


Date: Saturday, June 5 and Sunday, June 6 (Two-day course)

Time: 8:30 am-4:30 pm (Both Days)

Cost: $120 Resident/$130 Non-Resident

Age Requirement: 11-15

Registration Deadline: May 29

Location: Taft House

Special Note: This course is a two-day course. In order to receive the Babysitters Training Certification and the CPR certification, participants must attend both sessions.




*Please bring a lunch to class that does not require refrigeration.

To Register

Call the Grange at 303-814-2358