Practical Courses

Skills in Babysitting

This course is delivered by the Teen Angel Babysitters team. It is best suited to students from year 9 upwards but has been well received by the parents of year 8.   It is delivered to a group of students in schools as either part of the curriculum or as an extended schools activity.    It can also be delivered throughout an activities week or in community centers, Youth clubs or to private groups by arrangement with interested parents where it is flexible enough to be taken in part by one to one correspondence tuition with Practical hands on  modules added.    Minimum and maximum attendee numbers apply.

The course prepares boys and girls to look after children and babies in a safe and responsible way.    The modules covered include a basic introduction to babysitting, First aid, Care of a baby, Play skills, CV writing and preparing to babysit.  It is designed to be taken in a course format in 4 x 2 hourly sessions.  After tuition, students have to research each subject and submit their own work for marking  to confirm their understanding of the lessons.

Parents who would like to enrol their children should contact us or their school for details of courses.   Additional modules that can be included and these include practice using a virtual baby and ‘work experience’.

This course costs from £50 depending on its location and content.  Most schools are happy to provide the facilities that we need and to deal with collating parental consent forms which means that there should not be additional cost to parents.

The Certificate in Babysitting Level 2

This is a natural progression from the ˜Skills” course learning additional important skills to ensure you are prepared when babysitting for other peoples children.

Details of this and the other courses that we offer can be obtained if you Contact us.

 

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