Caring and Health

Confident Babysitting with First Aid

Confident Babysitting with First Aid

Do you ever look after younger brothers and sisters? Have you had the chance of babysitting for parents of young children that you know? Would you like some ideas and advice about how to ensure the experience is a safe but stimulating one for the children and yourself? Would you like some practical ideas about activities you could offer to keep the children busy?

The whole day session will help you become a better babysitter and will give you the confidence to provide a great time for the children you look after but also help you to ensure that they are safe and well looked after. In this fun-filled practical day you will explore a whole range of aspects that will help you become a better babysitter.

What do I learn?

You will explore areas such as:

· Preventing accidents

· Communicating with children

· The Importance of play

· Planning fun activities

· Preparing food and thinking about nutrition

· Respecting children and parents

What do I need?

This is open to anyone who is interested developing their skills and knowledge about supporting children when babysitting or even in pursuing a career working with children at a later stage. You must be over 14 years of age to do this course.

Saturday 4th October 2014 10am- 4pm

Cost - £85