Baystate Children's Hospital, the only accredited children's hospital in the western part of Massachusetts has been the lead agency for Safe Kids of Western Massachusetts and Safe Kids Buckle Up for nearly 20 years.  The Safe Kids Buckle Up Program provides child passenger safety education to parents and caregivers and ensures proper installation of car seats through a Child Car Seat Inspection Station and Mobile Car Seat Check Up Events.  Program Coordinators Mandi Summers and Magda Rodriguez have been part of the MA Child Passenger Safety Instructor Team since 2004 and are now coordinating training through the MA Child Passenger Safety Program.

For information on how to get trained as a CPS technician, to recertify or for CEU opportunities, please contact Mandi Summers or Magda Rodriugez at 413-794-6510 or Mandi.Summers@baystatehealth.org or Magda.Rodriguez@baystatehealth.org

CPS Technician Classes:

April 3rd - 5th, 8:30am - 5pm at Bourne Fire Station 3, 51 Meetinghouse Road, Sagamore Beach. To register, go to http://cert.safekids.org.  Search for course number  MA2014011034.

September 10th - 12th, 8:30am - 5pm at the Holbrook Safety Complex, 300 South Franklin Street, Holbrook.  To register, go to http://cert.safekids.org.  Search for course number MA20131115977.


CPS Renewal Classes:

April 3rd, 8:30am - 5pm at Bourne Fire Station 3, 51 Meetinghouse Road, Sagamore Beach. To register, go to http://cert.safekids.org. Search for course number MA2014011035.

 

Upcoming Webinars

Safe Kids and State Farm present: Child Restraint Manufacturer: What's New January 23, 2014 from 2 pm - 3 pm ET (East Coast/NY time) CPS CEUs available: 1 (CHES/MCHES credit is also available) Register now: http://bit.ly/Jan23CPST

More webinars coming soon! Mid-month updates posted at http://sk.convio.net/site/R?i=3_d9ffPRB4Q21KMg0eRHBw