Babysitter’s Training

babysitting2The Babysitter’s Training course is fun and fast-paced with hands-on activities, exciting video, role-plays and lively discussions.  You’ll learn to be the best babysitter on the block. Plus, you’ll gain the confidence to make smart decisions and stay safe in any babysitting situation.

You’ll learn how to:

  • Supervise children and infants
  • Perform basic child-care skills such as diapering and feeding
  • Choose safe, age-appropriate games and toys
  • Handle bedtime and discipline issues
  • Identify safety hazards and prevent injuries
  • Care for common injuries and emergencies such as choking, burns, cuts and bee stings
  • Communicate effectively with parents

Cool Take-Home Training Materials Help You Get the Job Done Right

At your Babysitter’s Training class, you’ll receive excellent materials to help you be prepared and professional, including:

  • Babysitter’s Training Handbook—full-color handbook filled with great information and resources to use in class and on the job.
  • Babysitter’s Training Emergency Reference Guide—this easy-to-carry, compact booklet provides step-by-step instructions to handle common emergencies.
  • Babysitter’s Training CD-ROM—provides tools to run your babysitting business, including a babysitting organizer; a printable activity booklet with games, crafts, songs and recipes; a resume template; and more.


Classes will be held on July 18th. Each class is from 8:4am-4:30pm and costs $70 (lunch included). The class will be held at the Kenosha County Center 19600-75th street.

To register and pay online, click here.  If you wish to send in a check, print and fill out this form and make checks payable to:

Kenosha County UW-Extension
19600 75th Street, Suite 2
Bristol, WI 53104


Any questions, please contact Bethany Sorce at 262-857-1932 or email:

An EEO/AA employer, University of Wisconsin Extension provides equal opportunities in employment and programming, including Title IX and American with Disabilities (ADA) requirements