Babysitter Training

Date(s) - 10/03/2016 - 10/06/2016
8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Red Cross Building


Babysitter Training, jumpstart your teen’s first business!!

The purpose of babysitter training is to provide youth who are planning to babysit with the knowledge and skills necessary to safely and responsibly give care for children and infants. This training will help participants to develop leadership skills; learn how to develop a babysitting business, keep themselves and others safe and help children behave; and
learn about basic child care, first aid and CPR/AED.


  • Leadership Training.
  • The business of Babysitting including how to set your pricing.
  • Understanding and caring for children from 0 to 10.
  • Safety Skills:
    • picking up
    • holding
    • feeding
    • diapering infants
    • toddlers
  • First Aid
  • Pediatric CPR/AED


  • Resume and business cards
  • How to ace an interview
  • Self-Assessment tool
  • Safety Inspection Checklist

Certifications: (at completion of course)
American Red Cross Babysitter’s Training and American Red Cross Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED

Location: Red Cross Building
Fee: $95
Age: 11 – 14

Course Date Day Time
6145 10/3-10/6 Mon-Thur 8:30am-12:30pm
6146 11/21-11/23 Mon-Wed 8:30am-2:00pm
6147 12/27-12/30 Tue-Fri 8:30am-12:30pm

Spots will fill up fast! Sign up today with Grand Junction Parks and Recreation:
(970) 254-3866 or

About Taneil

I am the wife to my wonderful husband Gil who is a handyman. The mother of eight children and I have been homeschooling my children since my oldest was born. However, she official started "school" in 2007 at the age of 5. We use the curriculum Tapestry of Grace for the humanities and then multiple other curriculum for other subjects. I love teaching my children about the greatness of our Lord and Savior.

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