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Be the Best Babysitter on the Block!

Babysitting Certification Classes: Offered at the Sacramento Central YMCA

Are you ready to become the best babysitter in your neighborhood? Our comprehensive Babysitting Certification Class is perfect for young people aged 11-16 who want to learn safe and responsible childcare. Led by two certified American Red Cross Instructors, this course covers essential childcare skills, leadership, and pediatric CPR/first aid. Upon successful completion, students will earn an American Red Cross Babysitting Certification.

Learn How To:

  • Supervise children and infants
  • Perform basic child-care skills
  • Choose safe, age-appropriate games and toys
  • Handle bedtimes effectively
  • Identify safety hazards and prevent injuries
  • Care for common injuries
  • Communicate effectively with parents
  • Respond to emergencies
  • Perform pediatric CPR and first aid

Course Details


  • $145 for YMCA Members
  • $190 for non-members

Upcoming Dates & Times:

  • Friday, June 14: 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Saturday, June 15: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM


  • Register at the front desk or online by Monday, June 10.



Don't miss out on this opportunity to gain valuable skills and earn your certification! Sign up today and be the best babysitter on the block!