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
Aug 31,2015 – Sep 3,2015
OSFM/GHSP
SKID: NC20150630612
Limited scholarships available.
Onslow County
Camp Lejeune Safety Department
Building 1003 Michael Rd
Camp Lejeune, NC 28452
Renae Harris
NC DOI Office of State Fire Marshal
919-661-5880
renae.harris@ncdoi.gov
How to Register and Pay
Nov 3,2015 – Nov 6,2015
OSFM/GHSP
SKID: NC20150423451
Limited scholarships available.
Dare County
Southern Shores Fire Department
15 S. Dogwood Trailer
Southern Shores, NC 27949
Renae Harris
NC DOI Office of State Fire Marshal
919-661-5880
renae.harris@ncdoi.gov
How to Register and Pay
Nov 10,2015 – Nov 13,2015
OSFM/GHSP
SKID: NC20150806708
Limited scholarships available.
Haywood County
Haywood Health and Human Services
57 Paragon Parkway
Suite 300
Clyde, NC 28721
Angie Gregg
NC DOI Office of State Fire Marshal
919-218-6103
angie.gregg@ncdoi.gov
How to Register and Pay
Apr 5,2016 – Apr 8,2016
OSFM/GHSP
SKID:
Limited scholarships available.
Rutherford County
Forest City Fire Department
186 S. Church Street
Forest City, NC 28043
Charlene Proctor
Rutherford Regional Medical Center
828-286-5496
charlene.proctor@rutherfordregional.com
How to Register and Pay
Apr 12,2016 – Apr 15,2016
OSFM/GHSP
SKID:
Limited scholarships available.
Union County
Hemby Bridge Fire Department
6628 Mill Grove
Indian Trail, NC 28079
Windi Henderson
Hemby Bridge Fire Department
704-882-2100
windihenderson@hembybridgevfd.com
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 October 9, 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
Nov 5,2015 – Nov 6,2015
Safe Kids Western NC / NC GHSP
SKID: NA
Buncombe County
Reynolds Volunteer Fire Department
235 Charlotte Hwy.
Asheville, NC 28803
Vickie Whitlatch-Killough
Mission Children’s Hospital
828-213-5548
Victoria.Killough@msj.org

 

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