Stay Safe! & Baby Sitting Courses

Babysitting Course


  • Ages 11+
  • Course length: approximately 6 hours
  • All courses will be held in the Elks Boardroom at the JBS Canada Centre from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm, with the exception of November 9th and April 25th. 
  • This certified course will give your child the information they need to become a capable and qualified babysitter. The course covers the responsibilities of a babysitter, skills for caring for children of different ages and how to handle emergencies.
  • We will be offering Babysitting Courses on the following upcoming dates:
    • August 27, 2019   (Registration open July 22, 2019)
    • November 9, 2019  *Babysitting Course will be 11:00 am-5:00 pm this day (Registration open October 15, 2019)
    • February 21, 2020   (Registration open January 13, 2020)
    • April 25, 2020  *Babysitting Course will be 11:00 am-5:00 pm this day (Registration open March 23, 2020)
    • Dates for Fall/Winter 2020 will be posted by July 1, 2020

Stay Safe! Safety Course
  • Ages 9 – 13 years
  • Course length: Approximately 2.5 hours
  • All courses will be held in the Elks Boardroom at the JBS Canada Centre from 3:30-6:00 pm, with the exception of August 28th. 
  • This course is designed to prepare children to be safe by themselves.  It will cover first aid basics, how to deal with phone calls, strangers at the door, safety around the home and neighbourhood, making safe snacks and much more.
    Children will role-play realistic situations they may encounter while being at home by themselves.  Have peace of mind knowing your child has the necessary skills to stay home alone.
  • We will be offering Stay Safe! Courses on the following upcoming dates:
    • August 28, 2019  *Stay Safe! Course will be 1:00-3:30 pm this day  (Registration open July 22, 2019)
    • November 8, 2019  (Registration open October 15, 2019)
    • February 24, 2020  (Registration open January 13, 2020)
    • April 24, 2020  (Registration open March 23, 2020)
    • Dates for Fall/Winter 2020 will be posted by July 1, 2020