Child and Babysitting Safety

Child and Babysitting Safety


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Are you a babysitter? Do you want to start babysitting? If so,  our Child and Babysitting Safety (CABS) course is just for YOU!

From the American Safety & Health Institute, our class teaches CPR & choking, water hazards, fun activities to entertain children of various age groups, infant and child feeding, diapering procedures, providing emergency care, basic first aid care and much more! The class includes a certification card to show parents and future babysitting clients that you are a certified CABS babysitter, and a book to review everything you will learn in the class.


The Child and Babysitting Safety (CABS) program is a community education program that covers child safety and basic care techniques for infants and children. It is geared towards adolescents, not intended or appropriate  for daycare or childcare workers.


The ASHI CABS Program is a community education programs that covers child safety and basic care techniques for infants and children. CABS was developed with a number of other national organizations, including the American Academy of Pediatrics.

The following topics are covered:


  • Sitter Safety
  • Starting Your Business
  • Before You Accept a Job
  • Before The Parents Leave
  • Playtime, TV, Telephone, Internet
  • Behavior Redirection
  • Handwashing
  • Meal Preparation
  • Water Hazards
  • Pets
  • Diapering
  • Bedtime
  • What Is An Emergency?
  • First Aid Kit
  • Infant/Child CPR & Choking
  • “What If?”

Ages: 12 to 18

Prerequisite: None (CPR, AED & First Aid Certification is STRONGLY recommended)


Click here to view our schedule, and to register!