Training Class Schedule

 

Below is a list of upcoming Child Passenger Safety training classes scheduled in North Carolina. Check with the class “Contact” for additional information about the classes that are listed. Some classes, may be full or closed to persons outside of the sponsoring and/or host agencies.

All registrations for CPS Certification and Renewal classes must be made using the Safe Kids Certification online system. Additional details and registration information is available on the Safe Kids CPS Certification site.

To register for an NC Update/Refresher or Transportation of Children with Special Needs class, contact the main contact listed with the class in the table below.

Certification Classes
Certification Renewal Classes
NC Update/Refresher Classes
Transportation of Children with Special Needs Classes

Certification Classes

Refer to the National Standardized CPS Certification Training page for information on course content and target audience.

Inclusion on this list does not guarantee that space is available. Refer to the Training Class Registration Information page for information on class registration fees, how to determine if space is available in a CPS Certification class and how to register for one.

Class Dates
Sponsors
County / Location Registration Information Contact
Jun 24,2019 – Jun 27,2019
OSFM/GHSP
SKID: NC2019010750
Cumberland County
Fayetteville Fire Department Training Center
3065 Radar Road
Fayetteville, NC 28306
Allan Buchanan
NC DOI Office of State Fire Marshal
919-218-7855
allan.buchanan@ncdoi.gov
How to Register and Pay
Jul 22,2019 – Jul 25,2019
OSFM/GHSP
SKID: NC20190327454
Limited scholarships available.
Halifax County
Davie Volunteer Fire Dept.
3155 Us Highway 158
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870
Allan Buchanan
NC DOI Office of State Fire Marshal
919-218-7855
allan.buchanan@ncdoi.gov
How to Register and Pay
Jul 22,2019 – Jul 25,2019
Lenoir Community College
NC OSFM
SKID: NC20190513616
Lenoir County
Kinston Fire-Rescue
401 E Vernon Avenue
Kinston, NC 28501
Claudia Summers
NC DOI-OSFM
919-609-7609
claudia.summers@ncdoi.gov
How to Register and Pay
Additional fees apply, click here for more information.
Jul 30,2019 – Aug 2,2019
OSFM/GHSP
SKID: NC20190616709
Limited scholarships available.
Pitt County
Winterville Fire Dept
2593 N Railroad St
Winterville, NC 28590
Jason Nesbit
NCDOI/OSFM
919-892-5006
jason.nesbit@ncdoi.gov
How to Register and Pay
Aug 13,2019 – Aug 16,2019
OSFM/GHSP
SKID: NC20190604672
Limited scholarships available.
Forsyth County
Lewisville Fire Dept. Station 11
216 Lewisville Clemmons Rd
Lewisville, NC 27023
Allan Buchanan
NC DOI Office of State Fire Marshal
919-218-7855
allan.buchanan@ncdoi.gov
How to Register and Pay
Sep 10,2019 – Sep 13,2019
OSFM/GHSP
SKID: NC20190604674
Limited scholarships available.
Wake County
Morrisville Fire Dept
200 Town Hall Drive
Morrisville, NC 27560
Allan Buchanan
NC DOI Office of State Fire Marshal
919-218-7855
allan.buchanan@ncdoi.gov
How to Register and Pay

 

Certification Renewal Classes

Nationally Certified Child Passenger Safety (CPS) Technicians, whose certifications have expired, are eligible to take the eight-hour Certification Renewal Course. This class is designed to renew the certification for expired technicians who wish to become CPS technicians again. After successfully completing this course, students will be recertified and able to provide both individual and group CPS education.

Refer to the Training Class Registration Information page for information on class registration fees, how to determine if space is available in a CPS Renewal class and how to register for one.

Class Dates
Sponsors
County / Location Registration Information Contact
Jul 29,2019
OSFM/GHSP
SKID: NC20190616708
Pitt County
Winterville Fire Dept
2593 N Railroad St
Winterville, NC 28590
Jason Nesbit
NCDOI/OSFM
919-892-5006
jason.nesbit@ncdoi.gov
How to Register and Pay
Aug 12,2019
OSFM/GHSP
SKID: NC20190604671
Forsyth County
Lewisville Fire Dept. Station 11
216 Lewisville Clemmons Rd
Lewisville, NC 27023
Allan Buchanan
NC DOI Office of State Fire Marshal
919-218-7855
allan.buchanan@ncdoi.gov
How to Register and Pay
Sep 9,2019
OSFM/GHSP
SKID: NC20190604673
Wake County
Morrisville Fire Dept
200 Town Hall Drive
Morrisville, NC 27560
Allan Buchanan
NC DOI Office of State Fire Marshal
919-218-7855
allan.buchanan@ncdoi.gov
How to Register and Pay

 

NC Update/Refresher Classes

Registration for these classes is limited to current Nationally Certified Child Passenger Safety Technicians and Technician Instructors.The Update/Refresher class provides certified CPS Technicians with reviews of technical information related to occupant restraints. This class also gives participants an opportunity to view new child restraints and other products and to further improve their CPS Technician skills.The Update/Refresher training classes can also provide continuing education units (CEUs) needed for Technician and Instructor recertification. To register for an Update/Refresher Class, contact the course instructor.

Class Dates
Sponsors
County / City / Location Contact for Information
Jul 30,2019
Safe Kids Cape Fear
SKID:
New Hanover County
New Hanover County Health Dept Conference Room
2029 South 17th Street
Conference Room
Wilmington, NC 28401
Julia Phelps
New Hanover County Health Department
910-798-6636
jphelps@nhcgov.com

 

Transportation of Children with Special Health Care Needs Classes

"Safe Travel for All Children: Transporting Children with Special Health Care Needs" is designed to serve as an enrichment course for child passenger safety technicians who are interested in learning more about special needs transportation.

Persons in North Carolina interested in learning more about the transportation of children with special health care needs training should contact Vickie Whitlatch-Killough, Safe Kids Western NC at Mission Hospitals in Asheville by phone: 828-213-5554 or email: Victoria.killough@HCAhealthcare.com

There is a $50.00 registration fee for these classes. If the class is canceled for any reason or if your application is not accepted the registration fee will be returned. Otherwise, the registration fee is non-refundable. Applications and registration checks must be received no later than October 18, 2019.

Class size is limited. Registration applications (download follows) must be completed and submitted by the designated deadline(s) and space will be reserved as registration applications are approved.

Class Dates
Sponsors
County / City / Location Contact for Information
Nov 12,2019 – Nov 13,2019
Safe Kids Western NC / NC GHSP
SKID:
Buncombe County
Reynolds Volunteer Fire Department
235 Charlotte Hwy.
Asheville, NC 28803
Vickie Whitlatch-Killough
Mission Children’s Hospital
828-213-5548
Victoria.killough@HCAhealthcare.com

 

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