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CPST training – Halifax, NS

March 19 @ 8:30 am - March 22 @ 4:30 pm


Help parents and caregivers choose and use car seats and booster seats safely.

Halifax, NS
March 19, 20, 21, 22 – 2024 (Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri (half-day Friday)
3 Sylvia Ave, Halifax, NS
Hosted by the Chebucto Family Centre
With support from the Insurance Bureau of Canada
Instructor: Katherine Hutka

The Child Passenger Safety Technician (CPST) training course takes place over 3.5 days and includes classroom instruction, demonstrations, hands-on practice, multiple-choice knowledge checks and a practical exam in the form of a public car seat check clinic.

With this training you can:
– Plan a community seat check event
– Give a booster seat presentation at your local school or community centre
– Answer car seat questions for a parenting or prenatal class
– Connect with local law enforcement to plan a roadside check
– Meet with parents one-on-one to help
– Provide a workshop for your staff

The cost for this course is $100.
This fee includes certification with the Child Passenger Safety Association of Canada for 3 years, a printed copy of the manual and all supplies.

Register for scheduled training courses at this link

NOTE: We are asking participants in this training to volunteer for at least 2 roadside check events in the following 6 months for a reduction in course fees.

NOTE: Space in this course has been reserved for participants in the Safe Travel for All Children training happening the following week in Halifax.


March 19 @ 8:30 am
March 22 @ 4:30 pm
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Chebucto Family Resource Centre
3 Sylvia Ave
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3R 1J7 Canada
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