Children & Youth

BABYSITTERS TRAINING

For Students age 12 and up
Learn how to care for babies and children safely and responsibly. Includes: accident prevention, fire safety, emergencies, kids at different ages, and employer/employee responsibilities. Successful participants receive a certificate.

Students must be 12 years of age within two months of the workshop. If your child has a health concern or allergy that the facilitator should be aware of please call the office at 204-284-9311 when your registration is complete.  Please note that a nut free, bagged lunch is required. 

Choose one day only!
Dates:
Friday, April 21 – City Wide In-service Day (no school)
Saturday, May 6
Saturday, June 10
Friday, June 16 – Pembina Trails School Division In-service day (no school)

Wednesday, August 30  – Summer Break

Time: 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Fee: $35.00 per student

 

READY, SET, SOLO!

For Students age 11 and up, along with a parent.
Together, you and your child create a plan for your child to stay home alone safely and confidently. Discuss concerns as they relate to your family, create guidelines, and increase communication between you and your child. Topics include: Home safety, Family rules, Emergencies, and Strangers.

Please note that in Manitoba children must not be left home alone until they are 12 years of age.

Choose one day only
Dates:
Tuesday, April 25
Monday, May 29

Time: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Fee: $35.00 per family

 

BASIC STUDY SKILLS FOR STUDENTS

For Students in Grades 5 and 6, or Grades 7 to 9
Students learn how to be more organized and better prepared for tests and school work. Students identify their preferred learning style (visual, auditory, tactile) and learn about strategies for each style. This program is not for students that require extra support in a learning environment. If your child has a health concern or allergy that the facilitator should be aware of please call the office at 204-284-9311 after registration is complete.

Not suitable for students that require support in a learning environment. Please call the office if you have any questions or concerns.

Date:
Wednesday, May 10 for Grades 6 to 9

Time: 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Fee: $25.00 per student

 

FIRST AID AND CPR FOR BABYSITTERS

For Students age 12 and up
Learn to save a life! First Aid is the first step in the process of addressing the needs of someone in a medical emergency. Learn techniques o determine the course of treatment required until advanced medical help arrives. Students also learn CPR which is an emergency procedure that is used to restore bolld flow to someone who is having cardiac arrest.  If your child has a health concern or allergy that the facilitator should be aware of please call the office at 204-284-9311 after registration is complete.

Students must be 12 years old within 2 months of the workshop.

Date:  Saturday, May 13
Time: 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Fee: $40.00 per student