Histon & Impington - Babysitting Course March 2018
This is a tailor made course to help you gain a basic level of knowledge, understanding and learning in looking after other people’s children (babysitting). As well as offering practical and hands-on experience, you will complete a portfolio of your work and receive a certificate on successful completion of the course, including Basic First Aid.
Where: Impington Village College – The Ideal Base
When: A course of 10 sessions on Tuesdays from 6 – 7.30pm
Starting Tuesday 13th March 2018
Please note there will be a First Aid Course on Tuesday 28th March (to be confirmed) which will be a longer session until 8.30pm. You must attend the first aid course in order to complete the course.
Who: Open to young people aged between 14-17 (13 if you will be 14 by July 2018).
Cost: £15 per person – to include a Certified First Aid Course
Some free places available – please get in touch with Andrea to discuss this if payment is difficult for you and your family.
Tel: 0789 990 4959 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org)
Enrol: Complete the Permission and Membership Forms below and send, with payment, to Andrea Cowley, The Connections Bus Project, P O Box 344, Histon, Cambridge CB24 9WZ.
If you require further information, please contact Andrea Cowley on 0789 990 4959
Safe in your hands
A babysitting course can help you to become better equipped and more confident about looking after children.
|Tuesday 13th March||Introduction to the course, getting to know each other and what makes a good/bad babysitter|
|Tuesday 20th March||What should we be able to expect from a babysitter/parent/child?|
|Tuesday 28th March||First Aid Course 6.00 – 8.30pm (to be confirmed)|
|Please note this will be a longer session running until 8.30pm. In order to achieve your Babysitting Certificate you must complete the First Aid Training.|
|Tuesday 17th April||What does a baby need? Handling babies and changing nappies|
|Tuesday 24th April||Feeding babies, putting babies to bed, babies crying and childcare|
|Tuesday 1st May||Accident prevention, fire safety and safety in the home|
|Tuesday 8th May||Toys and activities – visit to Early Years Centre|
|Tuesday 15th May||Child Protection|
|Tuesday 22nd May||Dealing with challenging babysitting situations|
|The art of listening and assertiveness|
|Tuesday 5th June||Review of learning and scenarios|
|Hand portfolios in|