BLAST! Babysitter Lessons And Safety Training
(with or without First Aid CPR AED and BBP certification)
- People ages 10 and older
- Parents and grandparents
- Parents looking to hire a babysitter
Approximately 2-4 hours.
Upon completion of this course, participants receive an American Heart Association (AHA) Heartsaver® First Aid CPR AED and/or BBP certification (if chosen) and an American Academy of Pediatrics course completion certificate. AHA Heartsaver® First Aid CPR AED and BBP certifications are valid for two years.
Participants will receive their certification card “eCard” upon successful completion of the course. Email Mark@GoLifeSavers.com to schedule individual and large group training. Group discounts are available.
*Add bloodborne pathogens to your training for only $40 per participant.
All content in this course has been reviewed and approved by the American Academy of Pediatrics. The BLAST! program is exciting and interactive, providing extensive training in pediatric first aid, household safety, and the fundamentals of childcare. This Third Edition program is an important training for potential babysitters and parents considering hiring a babysitter. This course teaches skills with a research-proven Practice-While-Watching technique, which allows instructors to observe the students, provide feedback, and guide the students’ learning of skills. Successful participants receive a 2 year AHA First Aid CPR AED and BBP certification (if chosen) and Babysitter Course Completion Certificate.
Features of the Third Edition:
Key changes reflecting the new science from the 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care
- Most current practices for safety and injury prevention while babysitting and supervising children
- First Aid basics, CPR AED for emergency response
- Quick reference tools for babysitters
- Fun, easy to follow booklet
The BLAST! program prepares participants to interview for babysitting jobs, select safe and suitable games and activities, prevent accidents, perform first aid, CPR, use of an AED, and begin babysitting safely and competently.