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ASHI Child and Babysitting Safety Course

The new Child and Babysitting Safety (CABS) program from ASHI gives teenagers and young adults everything they need to know for safe and successful babysitting. From getting started with their business, to dealing with parents and children, to key safety, care giving, and first aid tips, the magazine-format CABS guide and blogger-style video make learning fun.

Perfect For

Teens and young adults interested in a babysitting business, or who have responsibility for younger family members. 


None, however CPR/AED and Basic First Aid certification strongly recommended.

Required for Successful Completion Written Evaluation

Optional except when required by organizational, local, or state regulation.

Skills Evaluation

Students must perform required skills competently without assistance.

Successful completion is based on achievement of the core learning objectives rather than a prescribed instruction time.

Course Topics:
Becoming a babysitter 
• What is a babysitter Preparing to babysit 
• Thinking like a babysitter 
• Being ready to babysit 
• Babysitting business basics 
• Getting to know the family Staying safe 
• Safety on the job 
• Safe and supervised Taking care of kids 
• Caring for kids and their basic needs 
• Hand washing and hygiene 
• Food preparation 
• Diapers and helping kids use the bathroom 
• Playtime • Managing challenging behavior
• Naps and bedtime When things go wrong 
• Recognizing a problem • Taking action • Getting help • Before help arrives You can do it! • Bringing it all together