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Protecting Children: Selection, Installation & Use of Child Car Seats

Course Time: 1 Hour

Presented by the Institute for Childhood Preparedness and Safe Ride 4 Kids

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Course Time: 1 Hour

Enroll in Course for FREE

Safe Ride 4 Kids was founded to save lives and reduce emotional suffering by preventing children from being injured or killed in car crashes from conception forward. Their team of child passenger safety technicians helps prevent tragedies from occurring. Additionally, they offer products – such as the Tummy Shield and RideSafer Travel Vest designed to reduce injury to pregnant women and children. Learn more about Safe Ride 4 Kids by visiting www.saferide4kids.com.

Those caring for children have a responsibility to keep them safe. Unfortunately, each year we see thousands of children injured due to vehicle crashes. With many different sizes, orientations, offerings – selecting, installing, and using a car seat can seem overwhelming. This course features recommendations and tips from a certified child passenger safety technician. It is designed to increase your knowledge about selecting, installing, and using child car safety seats. This free course is a collaboration between the Institute for Childhood Preparedness and Safe Ride 4 Kids.

​Learning Objectives:

  • List at least four different types of car seats available on the market and the characteristics of each

  • Explain the differences between rear and forward-facing car seats and when to use each

  • Describe the proper placement of a car seat in a vehicle

  • Describe how to properly install a rear-facing car seat into a vehicle using a seatbelt and the latch system

  • Describe how to properly install a forward-facing car seat into a vehicle using a seatbelt and the latch system

  • Explain the parts of a vehicle that are used in the installation of a car seat

  • Describe how to install a booster seat properly

  • Explain how to properly harness a child into a rear-facing and forward-facing car seat

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