Bothwell PAC is happy to inform you that we will still be able to offer a babysitting course this year to anyone 11 years old or older (or completed grade 5). The course will be taught via Zoom or Team meeting by a certified Red Cross Instructor, in the comfort of your own home on February 5 & 6, 2021 (Friday and Saturday) from 9-12. 

There is a minimum of six participants required for us to be able to “host” this course. If the instructor does not receive enough registrations to run the course, we will let you know by Feb. 4. This is open to anyone, so if you know of a student who does not attend Bothwell School, but would like to get their Babysitting Certificate, please feel free to forward this information on to them.

Registration deadline is Tuesday, Feb. 2nd. Payment can be made by Feb. 2 by cash or cheque (payable to Deidre Perron) and dropped off at the school, or by etransfer: Do NOT pay on Parent Portal.

Students can pick up their course Manual at the school to take home by Feb. 4th.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Bothwell PAC at or call the school at 204-388-4422.

*To register, email  by Feb. 2 and include the following information:

Name of student:


Mailing Address:


Postal Code:

Email address to send link to:

Receipts emailed on request. Do you require a receipt?:


Please read below for important information from the instructor regarding the babysitting course:


Red Cross Virtual Babysitter Course Registration 

Date of Course:  Friday Feb 5th 9am-12pm & Sat Feb 6th 9am-12pm (Please login at 08:50am so that the course can start at 9am sharp) 

The Virtual course will be a Teams meeting or a Zoom meeting. I will email the links for the classes on Wed. Feb. 3rd, 2021. 

Fee: $46.50 (includes course materials) Course materials include the Babysitter Manual, a diaper, and the pre-course assignment.

Payment can be made by  eTransfer:   or Cash, Cheque (payable to Deidre Perron) 

Please indicate “Baby Sitter Course/attention Deidre Perron” on envelope, if making payment by cash or cheque, hand in at the school office. 

Students/Participants will need a doll or medium size teddy bear to demonstrate diaper changing. 

Registration Deadline is Tues. Feb. 2, 2021.

A parent or guardian will need to be available during the course in case of any questions or technical issues. The adult does not need to be in the room.

Completing the pre-course assignment will help with discussions during the Virtual course.

The course materials will be dropped off at the school on Feb. 2, 2021

Please let me know if you have any questions,


Thank you!                                                                    

Deidre Perron 



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