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Red Cross of West Michigan Offers Discount on Babysitting Courses

American Red Cross Offers Babysitter Training Class
In each course, students will learn about caring for babies and kids up to 10 years old.

The Red Cross wants to help kids 11 and up earn their independence this July by making it easier for them to start a babysitting business. Now through July 31, receive 20% off all Red Cross babysitting courses when you use coupon code INDY200913 to register on

Choose from all three babysitting courses:

  • Babysitting Basics online course
  • Babysitter's Training classroom course
  • Babysitter's Training classroom course with Pediatric First Aid/CPR
  • In each course, students will learn about caring for babies and kids up to 10 years old, keeping kids safe, having age-appropriate games for playtime, handling a variety of emergencies, and managing a babysitting business.

    The classroom courses offer hands-on skills training with Red Cross experts, and are currently available in Grand Rapids, Muskegon, Holland, Kalamazoo, Battle Creek, and St. Joseph through July.

    Online courses provide flexibility for the busy babysitter to-be and are offered online from any location.

    Click here to see a schedule and to sign up!

    For more information on how to give, get trained or get involved with the American Red Cross, visit: or call 1-800-RED-CROSS.

    About the American Red Cross:

    The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies about 40 percent of the nation's blood; teaches skills that save lives; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit or visit us on Twitter at @RedCross.