Babysitting Basics

The Bellevue Hospital offers a "Babysitting Basics" Class for children who desire to become better babysitters. 

The course introduces the future babysitter to the roles and responsibilities of a babysitter.  The course teaches how to handle emergencies and illness.  Students will learn about the basics of bathing, diapering, and feeding of infants and playtime suggestions for older children. The students will also learn about safety and nutrition. 

  • Students must be 11 years and older
  • Course fee of $25.00 to cover all instructional materials
  • Students should bring a "Cabbage Patch" or similar size doll to the class
  • Lunch will be provided for class participants

Upon completion of the course, students will receive a certificate of participation, a "Babysitting Basics" T-shirt, and babysitting handbook. 


** Please note: Due to COVID-19, The Bellevue Hospital has temporarily suspended the Babysitting Basics class until further notice. Please continue to check our website or follow us on The Bellevue Hospital Facebook page for updates. **


Babysitting Basics Classes  (held twice every year)

9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
TBH Conference Rooms A & B 

Dates Still To Be Determined

*Class size is limited to the first 20 participants to call and make a reservation. 


Contact Information

For more information or to register, please dial 419.483.4040 and the following extension. 

Centralized Scheduling Ext. 4326