Your teen wants to start babysitting
As the parent of a babysitter, give yourself and your teen peace of mind that they have you have given them the skills they need to take on the responsible job of babysitting
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Practical skills – If you were giving a 2-year-old a bath and the 7-year-old brother calls from downstairs – “come help”, what would you do? With years of experience as parents, we are not always sure what to do. How can a teen with no kids of their own manage the unexpected without a little guidance?
We not only give you the essential facts but teach you through real-life case scenarios featuring these guys, how to manage all types of situations.
I would definitely recommend The Sitter Train course for those wishing to become babysitters/ au pairs. I found the content extremely thorough and comprehensive, yet presented in a format and language that was easy to understand and made sense. Each topic had a mini quiz, which given the amount of content felt was extremely beneficial (great way to recap each topic). The visuals and video clips helped to consolidate the text. Whilst covering safety is paramount, I felt that the segments on child developments and for the babysitter were just as important and appealing. This course covers content from around Australia, and I appreciated that the sources were easy to see and links were provided for states. As a long course, it remembered where you left off and used a
Sitter Train provides a comprehensive online course to ensure all the essentials are covered for a babysitter to confidently and competently look after children. The material is well referenced, with case studies and short quizzes to check and reinforce learned content. There is a lot of content covered. Fortunately, there is no time limit on access. Would recommend for all people who care for children including home carers and those looking to work as a babysitter.Leanne Artis
I think Sitter train is a great way for kids to become confident and for parents to feel safe leaving their children with babysitters who have done this online course. I like that you are emailed your official badge and that you can share it on social networks. What a great feeling for the kids”Kelly Morris
Sittertrain courses teach you to be prepared for the unexpected of looking after children. Know what to do in an emergency, how to manage multiple children of different ages, and great activities to keep kids engaged and wanting their babysitter to come back again