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Babysitter Bootcamp

Keep yourself and the children you watch safe and entertained.  Learn fun games and how to handle emergency situations.  Students are trained in CPR and First Aid by a certified instructor and will receive their card for an additional $40.

"I liked all of it. I like making the pens and clipboards and the first aid kits, and I like learning about what to do in an emergency" 

Course Instructor

Brandi Carroll

My name is Brandi Carroll and I have been a teacher at SYA since 2011. I absolutely LOVE teaching at SYA. I teach Babysitter Bootcamp, and Interior Design. I am a certified Career Tech Family and Consumer Sciences teacher, and received my Bachelors degree at the University of Central Oklahoma. I taught Family and Consumer Science for three years at Putnam City High School before I decided to be a stay at home mom. I'm married to my best friend, and we have two wonderful children Britton (10), and Landon (6).


Course Outline

Day 1 - Mon

Go over "10 Tools of Babysitting" and "Babysitting Must Haves" .  Students will decorate folders to keep print-off's in and a canvas bag (babysitter bag) to take all their things home on Thursday.

Day 2 - Tue

Work on Clipboards (modge podge) and First Aid Kits.

Day 3 - Wed

Students will watch the necessary First Aid and CPR videos required in order to be certified and then become certified in First Aid and CPR.

Day 4 - Thu

Students get "real-life" experience interacting with young kids.  We will make a snack (Worm in the Dirt) and Kool Aid Play dough. Students will rotate between different stations and do activities with kids. 


Week 1:
June 3-6

Ages 12-14
Morning (9am-12pm)
Ages 12-14
Afternoon (1-4pm)

Week 2:
June 10-13

No Classes Scheduled

Week 3:
June 17-20

No Classes Scheduled

Week 4:
June 24-27

Ages 12-14
Morning (9am-12pm)
Ages 12-14
Afternoon (1-4pm)

Drop-off/Pick-up Location

Gate 2, Health Building
Franklin Road Campus
4701 12th Avenue
73069 Norman , OK