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
Nov 30,2020 – Dec 3,2020
OSFM/GHSP
SKID: NC20200823497
Limited scholarships available.
Rockingham County
Reidsville Fire Station #1
402 S. Scales Street
Reidsville, NC 27320
Allan Buchanan
NC DOI Office of State Fire Marshal
919-218-7855
allan.buchanan@ncdoi.gov
How to Register and Pay
Dec 7,2020 – Dec 10,2020
OSFM/GHSP
SKID: NC20200710417
Limited scholarships available.
Wilson County
Wilson Fire / Rescue Services Headquarters Station #1
306 Hines Street W
Wilson, NC 27893
Allan Buchanan
NC DOI Office of State Fire Marshal
919-218-7855
allan.buchanan@ncdoi.gov
How to Register and Pay
Mar 1,2021 – Mar 4,2021
OSFM/GHSP
SKID: NC20200824498
Limited scholarships available.
Hoke County
Puppy Creek Fire Department
445 Pittman Grove Church Road
Raeford, NC 28376
Claudia Summers
NC DOI-OSFM
919-609-7609
claudia.summers@ncdoi.gov
How to Register and Pay
Mar 8,2021 – Mar 11,2021
OSFM/GHSP
SKID: NC20201008575
Limited scholarships available.
Chatham County
Chatham County Volunteer Fire Dept
45 Morris Road
Pittsboro, NC 27312
Allan Buchanan
NC DOI Office of State Fire Marshal
919-218-7855
allan.buchanan@ncdoi.gov
How to Register and Pay
Mar 15,2021 – Mar 18,2021
OSFM/GHSP
SKID:
Limited scholarships available.
Duplin County
Duplin County Center
165 Agriculture Drive
Kenansville, NC 28349
Claudia Summers
NC DOI-OSFM
919-609-7609
claudia.summers@ncdoi.gov
How to Register and Pay
Apr 6,2021 – Apr 9,2021
OSFM/GHSP
SKID: NC20200727444
Limited scholarships available.
Randolph County
Randolph County Civic Center
122 Commerce Square
Randleman, NC 27316
Allan Buchanan
NC DOI Office of State Fire Marshal
919-218-7855
allan.buchanan@ncdoi.gov
How to Register and Pay
Apr 13,2021 – Apr 16,2021
OSFM/GHSP
SKID: NC20200908518
Limited scholarships available.
New Hanover County
Wilmington Fire Dept. Station 3
114 Cinema Drive
Wilmington, NC 28403
Claudia Summers
NC DOI-OSFM
919-609-7609
claudia.summers@ncdoi.gov
How to Register and Pay
Apr 19,2021 – Apr 22,2021
OSFM/GHSP
SKID: NC20201008576
Limited scholarships available.
Person County
Roxboro Fire Department
105 Court Street
Roxboro, NC 27573
Allan Buchanan
NC DOI Office of State Fire Marshal
919-218-7855
allan.buchanan@ncdoi.gov
How to Register and Pay
May 3,2021 – May 6,2021
OSFM/GHSP
SKID: NC20200712419
Limited scholarships available.
Johnston County
Johnston County Partnership for Children
1406-A S. Pollock Street
Selma, NC 27576
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
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 in Asheville by phone: 828-418-0526 or email: Vickie.killough@mahec.net

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 16, 2020.

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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