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Where can I find free online babysitting courses?

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The Red Cross offers a free online babysitting training course for students 11 and older titled "Babysitting Basics." The Red Cross estimates that the course, which uses a series of online videos and games, should take approximately four hours to complete.

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The program includes advice on how to care for infants and children as well as how to start a babysitting business. A score of 80 percent or higher on the final exam is required to receive a printable diploma.

The extended version of the course, called "Babysitter's Training," is held in the classroom and allows students to receive a two-year certification in Pediatric First Aid/CPR.

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