Child & Babysitting Safety Certification (CABS)


Child & Babysitting Safety Certification Course

The Child and Babysitting Safety (CABS) program from ASHI gives teenagers and young adults everything they need to know for safe and successful babysitting. From getting started with their business, to dealing with parents and children, to key safety, caregiving, and first aid tips, the magazine-format CABS guide and vlogger-style video make learning fun.

Perfect for:

Teens and young adults interested in a babysitting business, or who have responsibility for younger family members. 


None, however CPR/AED and Basic First Aid Certification is strongly recommended.

Required for successful completion:

Written Evaluation

Optional except when required by organizational, local, or state regulation.

Skills Evaluation

Students must perform required skills competently without assistance.

Successful completion is based on achievement of the core learning objectives rather than a prescribed instruction time.

Course Topics Include:

What is a Babysitter:

• Preparing to babysit 

• Thinking like a babysitter 

• Being ready to babysit

• Babysitting business basics 

• Getting to know the family Staying safe 

• Safety on the job 

• Safe and supervised

Taking Care of Kids:

• Caring for kids and their basic needs 

• Handwashing and hygiene 

• Food preparation 

• Diapers and helping kids use the bathroom 

• Playtime 

• Managing challenging behavior 

• Naps and bedtime

When   Things Go Wrong

• Recognizing a problem 

• Taking action 

• Getting help 

• Before help arrives You can do it! 

• Bringing it all together  


On-line Web-based learning plus a Face-to-Face Skills Session with a Certified Instructor.

The online web-based classes can be done any time at home. The face-to-face skills session with an instructor follows the cognitive portion (online class). Once completed, a certification card issued.

Register for Child & Babysitting Safety Certification

Registration Form

American Safety & Health Institute Child & Babysitting Safety Certification

CABS is a 2 year certification

Heart CPR Educational Services, LLC

2811 Tamiami Trail, Port Charlotte, Florida 33952, United States