Thank you for your interest in the CPST training course. All the information you need is below.
Registration is OPEN to students in the health care profession: nurses, doulas, occupational therapists, and other specialists are invited and encouraged to register. If there is space remaining, registration will open to the general public on April 15 (note: this is based on the honor system!). Join our course interest list to be reminded!
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June 21, 5-9pm
June 22, 8:30-5pm
June 23, 8:30-5pm
Surrey Memorial Hospital
Most students find they need a certain degree of physical dexterity to do this work, though skilled technicians are able to coach parents without ever touching a seat.
Nursing, non-mobile infants are welcome in the classroom portion of the course.
Many who take this course find rewarding volunteer opportunities in their community helping parents and caregivers. Some even earn tips!
Successful completion of the course comes with a 3-year certification with the Child Passenger Safety Association of Canada and 3 years of insurance when working as a volunteer (either with other CPSAC volunteers, with another organization, or when volunteering independently). You will receive your course manual and a supply of triplicate check forms.
About the Instructors
Valerie Froom is a CPST-I with particular experience as an RCMP volunteer, building an integrated child passenger safety program bridging community services and emergency responders. She is also developing law enforcement specific child passenger safety programming. She has additional training as a special needs technician.
You do not need Paypal to complete the transaction. Credit card is accepted. I can also accept EMT to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you need an alternate method of payment, please don’t hesitate to contact me. Course fee is non-refundable unless the instructor cancels the course.