Kelowna Family YMCA

Ages 11–14

(Ages 11–14) This course teaches youth basic first aid and caregiving skills to become effective, confident babysitters. Participants will learn how to appropriately care for younger children of various ages and how to prevent and respond to emergencies. They’ll also learn engaging activities and nutrition for children in their care.

Participants must attend classes, pass our final exam and complete a practicum to be certified.

Day & TimeMember FeeNon-Member FeeRegistrationNotes
May 29 - Jun 26
Saturdays, 1-4 p.m.
$75/course$125/course--

Registration deadline: Wednesday, May 26.

Registration link coming soon. 

Mar 22 - Mar 26
12:30-4:30 p.m.
$100/week$150/weekregister online

Spring Break Camp Option- Babysitting Course Plus

In addition to the regular babysitting course curriculum, this camp includes basic first aid and CPR training and a crucial water safety component taught by certified lifeguard instructors. Participants will have the opportunity to spend time in our child minding room to practice their newfound skills.

Registration deadline: Sunday, March 14.

Feb 06 - Mar 06
Saturdays, 1:00–4:00 p.m.
$75/course$125/courseregister online

Participants must attend all classes, pass the final exam and complete a practicum to be certified.

Registration deadline: Wednesday, February 3



Kelowna Family YMCA

View Larger Map 375 Hartman Road
Kelowna, BC V1X 2M9
Phone: 250-491-9622
Fax: 250-765-7962
  • Aquatics
  • Child Care
  • Child, Youth and Family
  • Health and Fitness