Dauphin Recreation Services will be hosting a Babysitting Course on Monday, September 18th (PD Day). 
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Rotary Arena - Upstairs Classroom
$60/person

Basic first aid and caregiving skills for youth. Participants learn how to provide care to younger children in a variety of age groups, and how to prevent and respond to emergencies. Course also offers youth the training to promote themselves as a babysitter to prospective parents.

As a trained babysitter, your child will learn:
 - Basic skills to care for babies, toddlers, preschoolers, and school-age children
 - How to care for himself/herself and siblings when home alone
 - How to create a safe environment, and deal with phone calls and unexpected visitors
 - How to react confidently in case of an emergency, such as choking, bleeding, poisoning, or burns
 - How to cope with common problems, such as tantrums and crying
 - Games and activities to keep kids of all ages entertained
 - How to manage a babysitting business, including creating a resume and a business card, and asking the right questions before accepting a babysitting job

Participants must be 12 years old to participate.

Please pack a lunch! Students will not be leaving the facility for a lunch break.

NO HOT LUNCHES PLEASE.

Please bring an infant sized teddy bear or doll.

Snacks will be provided.

Instructor: Tannis Murray

REGISTER AT THE PARKLAND REC COMPLEX - FRONT DESK
MAXIMUM OF 15 PARTICIPANTS

 

Contact Information

 
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Fax Us
204.622.3199
 
Location
200 1st St SE - Dauphin, MB
 
Mailing Address
Dauphin Recreation Services
PO Box 195
Dauphin, MB
R7N 2V1
 
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Hours

Admin Hours
Mon-Fri   8:30am - 4:30pm
Walking Track Hours
Mon-Fri    7:00am - 9:00pm
Sat            11:30am - 4:30pm
Sun           11:30am - 4:30pm

Walking Track hours are subject to change depending on hockey games and other major events.
Please call the Front Desk at
(204) 622-3150 for schedule changes or pick up a monthly schedule at the Front Desk.