This annual conference provides child passenger safety technicians with the most up to date information on child passenger safety seats, vehicles, LATCH and best practices in youth occupant protection. Learn from car seat manufacturers, researchers and industry experts. The one day conference includes a hands on session with the latest vehicles at the Cleveland Auto Show. Participants will have the ability to earn up to 6 CPST CEUs.
7:30 - 8:30 am Registration
8:30 am - 12:30 pm Conference sessions at Crown Plaza Cleveland Airport
Sarah Tilton - Child Passenger Safety Advocate
Britax Child Safety, Inc
Lock It, Switch It, Hook It
Denise Donaldson - Publisher & Editor
Safe Ride News Publications
A Closer Look at Newborn Child Restraint Fit
Sarah Haverstick - Safety Advocate
Evenflo Company, Inc
Harness vs. Booster: When to Make the Switch
1:00 - 4:00 pm Cleveland Auto Show, Cleveland IX Center
Cost of the conference is $60. Registration fees include breakfast, lunch and entrance to the Cleveland Auto Show. Limited supply of 2017 LATCH manuals will be available for agencies in need (one per agency). Payment can be made online with a credit card or by check or invoice with PO#. There is a drop down menu with payment options on the order form. Checks should be made payable to Safe Kids Greater Cleveland.
For overnight hotel reservations call 440.243.4040 and reference the 2017 Northeast Ohio Child Passenger Safety Conference - ask for the group code CPS. Conference rate is $109/night.
Lunch will be served from 12:00 - 12:30 pm. Participants will then travel to the IX Center for the afternoon portion of the program, which will include presentations from car seat manufacturers and hands-on sessions with child restraint and vehicle occupant protection systems.
Have questions about the 2017 Northeast Ohio Youth Occupant Protection Conference? Contact
Tom Vilt at 216.983.1115 ot Thomas.Vilt@UHhospitals.org.