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
Apr 28,2015 – May 1,2015
OSFM/GHSP
SKID: NC20141104975
Limited scholarships available.
Alamance County
Lake Mackinstosh Marina Clubhouse
2704 Huffman Mill Road
Burlington, NC 27215
Allan Buchanan
NC DOI Office of State Fire Marshal
919-218-7855
allan.buchanan@ncdoi.gov
How to Register and Pay
Apr 28,2015 – May 1,2015
OSFM/GHSP
SKID: NC2015011452
Limited scholarships available.
Surry County
Elkin Rescue Squad
940 North Bridge Street
Elkin, NC 28621
Angie Gregg
NC DOI Office of State Fire Marshal
919-218-6103
angie.gregg@ncdoi.gov
How to Register and Pay
May 5,2015 – May 8,2015
OSFM/GHSP
SKID: NC2015010833
Limited scholarships available.
Stanly County
South Side Volunteer Fire Department
20790 NC 138 Hwy.
Albemarle, NC 28001
Angie Gregg
NC DOI Office of State Fire Marshal
919-218-6103
angie.gregg@ncdoi.gov
How to Register and Pay
May 13,2015 – May 16,2015
OSFM/GHSP
Brunswick Community College
SKID: NC20150217178
Limited scholarships available.
Brunswick County
Leland Fire Rescue
1004 Village Road NE
Leland, NC 28451
Meg Langston
Wilmington Fire Department / New Hanover County Fire Services
910-343-4784
meg.langston@wilmingtonnc.gov
How to Register and Pay
Additional fees apply, click here for more information.
Jun 1,2015 – Jun 4,2015
OSFM/GHSP
SKID: NC2015012081
Limited scholarships available.
Richmond County
Rockingham Fire Department
231 South Lawrence Street
Rockingham, NC 28379
Allan Buchanan
NC DOI Office of State Fire Marshal
919-218-7855
allan.buchanan@ncdoi.gov
How to Register and Pay
Jun 2,2015 – Jun 5,2015
OSFM/GHSP
SKID: NC201412041059
Limited scholarships available.
McDowell County
Marion Police Department
270 South Main Street
Marion, NC 28752
Allan Buchanan
NC DOI Office of State Fire Marshal
919-218-7855
allan.buchanan@ncdoi.gov
How to Register and Pay
Jun 16,2015 – Jun 19,2015
OSFM/GHSP
SKID: NC2015011454
Limited scholarships available.
Mecklenburg County
Charlotte Fire Academy
1770 Shopton Road
Charlotte, NC 28217
Angie Gregg
NC DOI Office of State Fire Marshal
919-218-6103
angie.gregg@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
There are no Certification Renewal classes scheduled in NC at this time. Certification Renewal classes will be posted here when scheduled.

 

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
There are no Update Refresher classes scheduled in NC at this time. Update Refresher classes will be posted here when scheduled.

 

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@msj.org

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 March 27, 2015.

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
There are no Special Transportation Needs classes scheduled in NC at this time. Special Transportation Needs classes will be posted here when scheduled.

 

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