Child Safety Seat Technician

Registrations are closed for this event
Date: Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Ends On: Saturday, September 16, 2017
Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Boone County Fire Departmnet
1777 Henry Luckow Lane

Belvidere, IL
Instructor: IDOT Approved Instructors
Member's Fee: $85
Non-Member & Civilian Fee: $85

The national standardized child safety technician certification course is four days long and combines classroom instruction, hands-on work with car seats and vehicles, and a community safety seat check-up event.  

Topics covered will include:

    Child Passenger Safety Technician Role
    Injury Prevention and Crash Dynamics
    Seat Belt Systems
    Air Bags
    Lower anchors and tethers for children
    Introduction to car seats and booster seats
    Children in rear facing seats
    Children in forward facing seats
    Children in booster seats and seat belts
    CPS in other vehicles
    Installation and communication
    Recertification and Check-up event

There will be 3 quizzes and 3 hands-on skills assessments during this course.

Successful completion of this course certifies the individual as a CPS technician for two (2) years.

Registration can be completed at:  The registration fee is $85.00. 

This course is being co-sponsored with the Illinois Department of Transportation, Division of Traffic Safety.

This class has been submitted to ILETSB for approval in meeting mandatory training for: 
No  Civil Rights                                               
No  Constitutional and proper use of law enforcement authority
No  Cultural competency                                 
No  Procedural Justice
No  Human Rights                                          
No  Law Updates
No  Lead Homicide Investigator                    
No  Use of Force (must include scenario based or similar approved training)