How to become a Child Passenger Safety Technician
The Vermont Child Passenger Safety Program currently has several New (Free) Child Passenger Safety Technician courses.
The new technician course is a 4 day course that leads to national certification. Join over 100 dedicated CPS technicians around the state ensuring the safety of children in vehicles. CPS technicians work in a variety of settings including; Fire and Rescue departments, Police departments, Hospitals, Day care centers, Pediatric offices, or are just dedicated community members. CPS technicians and instructors use their considerable knowledge and expertise at a variety of community-based activities, such as child safety seat checks, where parents and caregivers receive education and hands-on assistance.
In order to become a nationally certified child passenger safety (CPS) technician, you must be 18 or older and pass the CPS Certification Course.
Courses are currently scheduled for:
Date & Time
|Current Tech Classes|
|Swanton Police Department
||8:00 am-5:00 pm (each day)
120 First Street
Swanton, VT 05488
|September 15th-16th & 22nd-23rd|
8:00am - 5:00pm
Registration is easy!
- Go to: cert.safekids.org
- Click on 'Find a Course'
- Search for Vermont courses
- Select the course you are interested in registering for
- Set up a profile and add 'Vermont Department of Health' as an affiliation (Affiliation is a menu item on the left side of the page) – this will allow us to pay your course fees
- Register for the course