Babysitting Training

Course Info
Courses on cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) provide the skills needed to recognize and respond to cardiovascular emergencies and choking for adults, children, and babies depending on the level of CPR chosen. Courses meet legislation requirements for provincial/territorial worker safety and insurance boards, and include the latest CPR guidelines and training in the use of an automated external defibrillator (AED).

Key Content

  • How to be responsible and demonstrate leadership

  • How to make good decisions and manage difficult behaviours
  • Information on children’s developmental stages, and specific strategies for each stage
  • How to feed, diaper, dress, and play with children and babies
  • How to recognize and prevent unsafe situations, make safe choices and promote safe behaviours
  • First aid skills
  • The business of babysitting

First Aid Content

    • Check, Call, Care (includes phoning EMS/911)

    • Glove removal

    • Recovery position

    • Conscious choking (adult/child/baby/alone)

    • CPR (baby/child), illness, asthma (includes use of inhaler and spacer), anaphylaxis (includes use of EpiPen), poisoning, insect stings, wound care (i.e. minor cuts and scrapes, splinters, nosebleeds, bumps and bruises, life-threatening bleeding, burns), head, neck and back injuries, broken bones, seizures

Course Duration

  • 1 day (8 hours)




  • English




  • Minimum 11 years of age (or completion of Grade 5)




  • Certificate of Completion



Course Price

  • $75.00 + GST

Course Dates

Venue :

Event Venue Date Description
Babysitting Training – Thurs/Fri, March 23/24, 2023 – 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. – New Westminster New Westminster Campus (Centennial Community Centre, 65 E Sixth Ave, New Westminster, BC V3L 4G6)
  • March 23, 2023 10:00 am