Child Passenger Safety Technicians

Re-certification requirements

Prior to paying your re-certification fee, you must complete the following items:

  • Verified seat check activity (5 types)
    • Rear-facing infant
    • Rear-facing convertible
    • Forward-facing
    • LATCH
    • Booster
  • Community event (1 check up or community workshop)
  • Continuing education (6 hours)
    • In-person session/workshop (up to 6 hours)
    • Teleconference (up to 5 hours)
    • Online/web sessions (up to 5 hours, links to current online sessions available on Safe Kids certification site)
    • Newsletters/manuals/journals (up to 3 hours, links to several publications available on Safe Kids certification site)
  • If certified instructor, teaching hours (20)

You may access and log activity for the above information by going to your online profile at Once you log in with your user name and password, click on the item for your current re-certification cycle. The Safe Kids customer service number is 877-366-8154.

Last updated March 1, 2017