Get involved in your community, make new friends and develop your potential as a participant of the YMCA Youth Leadership program. It is an exciting, engaging program for youth grades 5 through 12. By having access to the right kinds of opportunities, young people will find their voice and learn how important it is to be a part of building a healthier community. Learn, grow and connect through the Sault Ste. Marie YMCA’s Youth Leadership Programs.
Participants will learn the basics of how to care for, entertain, engage & safely care for young children. This class is designed for youth ages 11 -14 years to increase confidence while providing hands-on experience with the skills needed to be a babysitter including:
- How to care for babies, toddlers, preschoolers and school-aged children
- Age-appropriate activities and games
- Strategies to create a safe and positive environment and prevent injuries
- Problem-solving and decision-making skills to handle emergencies
- Basic First-Aid skills
This 11-hour course will run over two days.
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Home Alone Course
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