Red Cross Babysitting Training

Safety, first aid and caregiving skills for youth 11–15 years old. Participants learn how to provide care to younger children in a variety of age groups, and how to prevent and respond to emergencies. The course also offers youth the training to promote themselves as a babysitter to prospective parents.

Virtual Babysitting  is for 11-15 year olds

Home Alone Online is for  9-13 year olds

Schedule and Registration

We've switched from in-person to virtual Babysitting classes hosted on Zoom. Certified Canadian Red Cross Youth Leaders provide a fun, interactive training environment where participants learn alongside their peers in a virtual classroom.


Virtual Babysitting classes for 11-15 year olds   Register here

We also offer:

Online Home Alone Classes for 9-13 year olds

Frequently asked questions about Babysitting training

For general questions about certifications, payments, etc. See our comprehensive FAQ page.