Offers basic first aid and care giving skills for youth 11-15 years old (or completed grade 5).
Participants learn how to provide care to children in a variety of age groups, and how to prevent and respond to emergencies. The course also offers youth the skills to promote themselves as babysitters to prospective families.
• How to be responsible and demonstrate leadership
• How to make good decisions and manage difficult
• Information on children’s developmental stages,
and specific strategies for each stage
• How to feed, diaper, dress, and play with children