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With Over 25 Years Of Trusted Experience
Ménard Safety Courses, creators of the Online Babysitting Course, have been a top provider of safety training for both children and adults with thousands of students trained. Denis Ménard, a retired paramedic serves as the Master Instructor and has lead the organization involvement in numerous humanitarian projects, including the Canadian Red Cross' Future Long-Term Care Support Workers Program. Today, Ménard Safety Courses is a key educational partner of more than 100 schools across Canada, setting the Country's industry standard.
One of our most successful programs is the Online Babysitting Course, available in both official languages. Our team includes members with Master's Degree in Educational Psychology, focusing on inspiring teens and tweens to take on one of the most important responsibilities - babysitting! Our blog also provides continuing education for students, offering encouragement and support throughout their babysitting journey.
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The Menard Safety Courses Team
Denis F. Ménard
A retired paramedic since 1995, Denis is a proud training partner of the Canadian Red Cross. He teaches CPR & First Aid as well as WHMIS, Working at Heights, Chainsaw Awareness, Counterbalance forklift & Scissor Lift by FiiT.
He is the organization’s Master Bilingual Instructor. Denis is part of the Canadian Red Cross “Dream Team” teaching future long-term care workers across Ontario. This essential humanitarian project has been the most important to date in which Denis has participated.
He has been volunteering with the Embrun Community Watch program since its inception 28 years ago. Denis enjoys the outdoors and can be found on a ski hill in the winter and boating in the summer.
Elaine B. Ménard
For the past 25 years, Elaine has been facilitating workshops for children: “Babysitting”, “Home Alone”, “Safety” and “First Aid”. She is a partner with Parachute Canada.
Elaine is known to be an educational partner with many local schools and recreation centres. With her highly developed administrative skills, Elaine provides high quality bilingual training workshops that allow children to develop leadership skills.
In her free time, her favorite activities are meditation, yoga, reading and the outdoors.
Recently retired after 29 years of teaching and still passionate, Martine offers workshops on “The impact of social media on teens and tweens.”
With a master’s degree in Educational Psychology, Martine allows young people to express themselves on topics that particularly affect them, while giving them safety tips.
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