Governor's Traffic Safety Committee

Child Passenger Safety Technician Certification Courses

Effective child passenger safety training is an important tool to raise awareness and convey accurate technical information about proper occupant restraint usage. Therefore, the Governor's Traffic Safety Committee provides statewide coordination for child passenger safety training in New York. This includes the following types of courses:

Child Passenger Safety Technician Certification Course
This course is for individuals who are interested in becoming a certified Child Passenger Safety Technician. Successful completion of this course will certify individuals as a Child Passenger Safety Technician for 2 years.

The Child Passenger Safety Certification Renewal Testing
This course is for individuals whose Child Passenger Safety Technician Certification has expired. Successful completion of this one day course will help individuals regain their certification.

Child Passenger Safety Technical Update Training
These courses are for currently certified technicians. Completion of these courses help technicians stay current in their knowledge of Child Passenger Safety and earn Continuing Education Units towards recertification.

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NHTSA Region 2 CPS Technical and Training Conference
Conference Center at Lake Placid
Lake Placid, New York
May 10th - 12th, 2016


For New York Certified Technicians and Instructors:

Lodging will be covered under the grant held by the New York State Association of Traffic Safety Boards. You will need to provide a credit card to hold the room reservation and pay for incidental expenses.

The registration fee is eligible for reimbursement with your GTSC grant.

After you register for the conference you will receive a registration confirmation email. Both registration form and the confirmation email will contain detailed information regarding reimbursement for conference expenses.

If you do not receive a registration confirmation within 72 hours of submission please contact us at dmv.sm.CPSConference@dmv.ny.gov

     
May 4 - 7
CANCELLED
  The Child Passenger Safety Technician Certification Course
CANCELLED
Fairview Fire District, 258 Violet Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
COST: $85 non-refundable registration fee to cover Safe Kids Certification
Contact: Paul Bonfiglio at (845) 520-1294, pbono16@aol.com
Course ID: NY20160313310
     
May 31 - June 2
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
June 3
9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  The Child Passenger Safety Technician Certification Course
Schenectady County
Niskayuna Fire District #2, 2772 Troy Road, Niskayuna, NY 12309
COST: $85 non-refundable registration fee to cover Safe Kids Certification
Contact: Bill Van Alstyne at (518) 765-2565, william.vanalstyne@albanycounty.com
Course ID: NY2016011990
     
June 1 - 4
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  The Child Passenger Safety Technician Certification Course
Orange County
Orange County Fire Training Center, 9 Training Center Lane, Goshen, NY 10924
COST: $85 non-refundable registration fee to cover Safe Kids Certification
Contact: Kecia Healy at (845) 800-4945, protectwhatulove@gmail.com
Course ID: NY20160305286
     
June 21 - 24
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  The Child Passenger Safety Technician Certification Course
Tompkins County
Ithaca Fire Training Center, 330 Pier Road, Ithaca, NY 14850
COST: $85 non-refundable registration fee to cover Safe Kids Certification
Contact: Kevin L. Morgan at (607) 316-3895, kmorgan@aaanortheast.com
Course ID: NY20160329362
     
June 21, 22 & 24
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
June 23
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  The Child Passenger Safety Technician Certification Course
Erie County
Hamburg Volunteer Fire Department, 301 Union Street, Hamburg, NY 14075
COST: $85 non-refundable registration fee to cover Safe Kids Certification
Contact: Alan Ciesla at (716) 560-3988, amc1085@gmail.com
Course ID: NY20160222230
     
June 22
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
June 23 & 24
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
June 25
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  The Child Passenger Safety Technician Certification Course
Jefferson County
Jefferson County Sheriff's Office, Public Safety Building, 753 Waterman Drive, Watertown, NY 13601
COST: $85 non-refundable registration fee to cover Safe Kids Certification
Contact: Julia Ielfield at (315) 286-5959, ielfield@frontiernet.net
Course ID: NY20160405386
     
August 16 - 19
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  The Child Passenger Safety Technician Certification Course
Broome County
Chenango Bridge Fire Company, 17 Kattelville Road, Binghamton, NY 13901
COST: $85 non-refundable registration fee to cover Safe Kids Certification
Contact: Christine Muss at (607) 778-2807, cmuss@co.broome.ny.us
Course ID: NY20160212201

reminder  To post your training class on this calendar, please use the CPS Technician Certification Course Form