Here you will find class times, dates, and materials.
Classes for groups of 10 or more can be scheduled specifically. Individuals interested in a class should pick from the offerings below.
All courses take place at the following location.
Boys and Girls Club of Northern Rhode Island, Cumberland-Lincoln Branch,
1 James J McKee Way
Cumberland, RI 02864
All of the courses are administered by Jonathan Murray, a certified Red Cross Instructor. Certification validity varies between certifications, but recertification can be completed until 30 days past the expiration date on the individuals certificate.
Due to COVID-19 we encourage everyone to bring, and wear, a face-covering. Extra sanitary precautions are being taken to reduce or eliminate risk of exposure.
ALL COURSES ARE CASH ONLY
To provide youth who are planning to babysit with the knowledge and skills necessary to safely and responsibly give care for children and infants. This training will help participants to develop leadership skills; learn how to develop a babysitting business, keep themselves and others safe and help children behave; and learn about basic child care and basic first aid. The recommended age for this course is 11-15 years old.