St John Ambulance

Site: Barrie Simcoe Muskoka

Service: Babysitting and Home Alone Courses

Record #: CWD3226
Last Modified: 27 Jan 2024
Last Full Update: 14 Mar 2023


Description (Service) Babysitting Course
  • Provides a one day (8 hour) course teaching the basics of babysitting (child care, safety, basic first aid and emergency handling)
  • course emphasizes safety rules, responding to emergencies, and developing leadership skills
  • Babysitting book and certificate provided upon successful completion
Home Alone Course
  • for young people (aged 10 and over) that will be spending short periods of time home alone
  • course helps children develop the necessary skills and knowledge to be safe and responsible when home alone for short periods of time, e.g. how to prevent problems, how to handle real-life situations

Service Details

Hours Hours vary, call or visit website for more information
Areas Served Alliston ; Barrie ; Bradford ; Collingwood ; Muskoka District
Eligibility Age Requirements: 10 year(s) - 15 year(s)
Application Pre-register by phone, payment required at time of pre-registration 
Must bring a doll (about 50cm tall), pen or pencil, and a lunch to classes
Languages English; French - courses can be arranged as needed
Fees Program - $70, HST Exempt

Address and Location

Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
Barrie By The Bay
80 Bradford St, Suite 400
Barrie, ON
Canada L4N 6S7
Intersection Bradford St and Simcoe St
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-726-0991
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Primary Contact Sandra Brown, Client Services Representative; Phone: 705-726-0991, ext 20
Mailing Address Barrie By The Bay 
80 Bradford St, Suite 400 
Canada L4N 6S7

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