While in high school, babysitting might sound like an easy way to make some extra cash. Depending on the age of the children in your care, it can be as simple as making sure they are fed, entertained, and, if necessary, tucked away in bed. Unfortunately, what seems like a relatively easy job can quickly turn into a nightmare if an emergency happens and a child is injured. When a child is hurt or unconscious, knowing what to do and taking quick action is crucial. For that reason, it is important that babysitters get the proper education on how to administer CPR and first aid to children and infants.
Our focus is to give you the confidence and skills necessary to keep kids safe, happy and healthy while they are in your care. Paramedic students come for an interactive visit to our Babysitting and Home Alone courses, to discuss the importance of calling , and educate the participants with an interactive, hands on demonstration of what it would look like when Paramedics arrive to a scene, or their house after they have called Our students are exposed to this valuable experience to help ease any hesitation when needing to call , or if Emergency services is ever having to come to their home. Students are able to ask the Paramedic students questions, and touch and try some of their equipment in a safe, relaxed environment. What You Receive:.
A typecast actor known for their macho action roles is cast in a movie where they play a tough guy Action Hero or macho guy type put in a position of responsibility for children. Sometimes this takes the form of a Badass and Child Duo. This usually results in in a Fish Out of Water situation that is Played for Laughs as the macho manly man struggles to deal with new and unfamiliar problems that most family men would consider par for the course, such as dealing with a Potty Emergency , trying to cook meals, balancing work and family, and putting up with a Mouthy Kid.
You have concert tickets, the babysitter is on her way and your county just got put under a tornado watch conditions are favorable for tornadoes — what do you do? We felt comfortable because we had prepared our babysitter for what to do if the county went under a tornado warning. Before you leave the baby-sitter in charge, make sure he or she knows what to do in those situations. The easiest way is to create a babysitter folder , like a mini-emergency binder, for your sitter. Have the babysitter come early or schedule a time to go over the information with her and give her a tour of the house.