Babysitter Program

A 2-DAY CHILD CARE & LIFE SAFETY PROGRAM FOR STUDENTS AGED 12-15
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Northwest Fire District Babysitter Program

Northwest Fire District will be offering a FREE virtual on-line babysitting course.  This on-line course is designed to provide beginning babysitters, primarily ages 11 and older, with advice and tips for caring for kids of all ages.  Read below for course information and instruction. 

Topics in this course include:

  • Business of Babysitting
  • Ages and Stages
  • Babysitting basics 
  • Behavior and discipline
  • Personal Safety/Home Alone
  • Kitchen Safety/Fire Extinguisher Training
  • Poison Control
  • First Aid & Choking
  • CPR/Child CPR
  • Hygiene

Please note that the CPR portion of this course DOES NOT include CPR certification. The class is designed to be self-paced on demand with 12 days to complete all the assignments and quizzes. We do not have live meeting times in the course. There are 11 modules that include a video presentation and quiz that can be done at the student’s convenience to allow for flexibility around the family’s schedules. The student can log in at any time day or night between now and the end of the course to complete these assignments. 

Course Instructions:

  1. Babysitting Class Code will be sent to the email provided on July 28th (check junk mail if not received)
  2. Please remember to tap the “Classwork” button in the app to view the assignments in the order they are to be viewed
  3. Class concludes on Aug 7th, 2020 by 5:00pm
  4. Please have all quizzes completed by Aug 7th, 2020

Grading will be completed, and Certificates distributed the week of Aug 10th, 2020

If you have any questions, please contact us at nwfdcommunityed@gmail.com or 520-887-1010 ext. 2905 or at ext. 5008.

Thank you and we hope you enjoy the course.

2020 Classes

FREE Online Class

July 28th

Notice to Parents

  1. Babysitting Class Code will be sent to the email provided on July 28th (check junk mail if not received)
  2. Please remember to tap the “Classwork” button in the app to view the assignments in the order they are to be viewed
  3. Class concludes on Aug 7th, 2020 by 5:00pm
  4. Please have all quizzes completed by Aug 7th, 2020

Grading will be completed, and Certificates distributed the week of Aug 10th, 2020

If you have any questions, please contact us at nwfdcommunityed@gmail.com or 520-887-1010 ext. 2905 or at ext. 5008.

 

 

Testimonials
Comments from former participants
The class was very useful – it taught me a lot about how to properly babysit.
Jensen

Student

I thought the class was very informative and helpful.
Kathleen

Student