Student Resources

Helpful Information for Safe Sitter® Graduates
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Handling Emergencies

Even when you are careful, things can happen. Here is some guidance about what to do in unsafe situations.Read More
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Entertainment Ideas

Find great ideas for entertaining kids at every age and stage: Infants, Toddlers, Preschoolers, and School Age.Read More
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Snacks and Meals

Talk to the employer about food allergies before you babysit, and check out our suggestions for meals and snacks.Read More
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Safe Sitter® Help Sheet

There can be a lot to remember when preparing for a babysitting job, so use our Help Sheet to remind you of what you need to know.Read More
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Behavior Tips

Safe Sitter® teaches 6 easy to remember tips for preventing behavior that is difficult to handle.Read More
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Caring for Kids

Babysitting is very demanding and a huge responsibility for a babysitter. Here are some tips to make babysitting easier.Read More
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Should I Take Safe Sitter®

Do you feel ready to stay home alone, watch your brothers and sisters while your parents are gone, or babysit for younger children? Then maybe it’s time for Safe Sitter®.Read More
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Handle a Break-In

Babysitting is a job that requires you to be in a house that may be unfamiliar in a neighborhood that may be new to you. When you screen the job, you need to make sure that it is safe to take the job.Read More

Creating a Babysitting Resume

You’ve completed a babysitting preparation course such as Safe Sitter®, your parents have determined that you are ready for the responsibility of babysitting, and now you’re ready to accept your first babysitting job.Read More