Frequently Asked Questions
Babysitter certification is a convenient, 100% online course designed to help older children and teenagers prepare to care for other children safely and responsibly.
Absolutely! When you pass the final test with a score of 80% or higher, you immediately receive via email a printable PDF certification card that you can show prospective babysitting clients. Your card will have your name, certification date, and expiration date of your certification (two years after passing the test).
Yes, our course is perfect for a first-time babysitter who wants to learn to be a skilled caregiver and to show parents that he or she is ready to care for their children safely and be responsible. You don’t need any babysitting experience to become certified with Babysitter Basics.
Yes, we also offer a recertification option. Your certification expires 1 year after you pass the exam, and you can renew that certification with our renewal course.
You will receive a printable Babysitter Basics certification card via email as soon as you pass the exam. This card is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Your certification covers a 12 month period from the day you pass the exam.
Yes! We are committed to offering the best babysitter training available online. Your satisfaction is important to us, and we aim to improve our courses on a regular basis. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org with any feedback you may have.
Your exam is scored immediately, and you will be able to see which questions were answered incorrectly. You will also get your full results via email when you pass the exam.
The final test does not have a time limit, allowing you to take as much time as you need. You can also print the exam, fill in the answers on paper, and then enter the answers online at your convenience.
Yes, you can retake the exam as many times as you need to get a score of 80% or higher. Because you will see the questions you missed, you will be able to go back and study the sections that need review before you take the test again.
Our course is 100% online. Both the training materials and exam are available online 24/7, and we do not require any other study materials to be purchased in order to be certified.
Yes, our course is fully compatible with PC and Mac computers, every major smartphone, and tablets.
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You may progress through the program as quickly or slowly as you like; there is no course expiration.
Yes, you can use the study guide at any time, even after you pass the final exam.