Getting It Right from Day One
Learn how to keep your baby safe in their car seat during their first year of life. Presented by Holly Choi, nationally-certified Child Passenger Safety Technician-Instructor (CPST-I)
Becoming a parent for the first time is challenging and often confusing; with all sorts of contradictory information being given between the government, health care providers, friends and family. Though installing car seats shouldn’t be complicated, it can be an extremely daunting task for new parents, experienced parents and other caregivers. This course is designed to help you de-mystify installing your car seat, clarify best practices and get you to a place of confidence regarding your child’s safety in your vehicle.
Taught by a nationally-certified Child Passenger Safety Technician-Instructor (CPST-I)
Learn the do's and don'ts of keeping your baby safe in their car seat during the first year of life
Access to downloadable resources and an exclusive Facebook group to get your situation-specific questions answered
Watch the course on-demand at-your-own-pace
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Why is car seat safety so important?
Download: Safe Ride Checklist
Download: My Car Seat + My Vehicle
How best practice impacts your child
How to find the limits for your car seat
What is the best seat?
Pros and Cons of using an Infant (Rear Facing Only) Car Seat
Pros and Cons of using a Convertible or Multi-mode Car Seat
Is a second-hand car seat safe?
Registering your car seat
Why your manual is the most important thing
Checking for expiry
How do infant inserts work?
How to clean a car seat
Installing with UAS/LATCH vs a seat belt
What's the best spot in my vehicle to install a car seat?
How to lock a seat belt
Troubleshooting: Adjusting the recline angle
Installing an Infant Rear-Facing Only seat (with base) using Lower Anchors (UAS/LATCH)
Installing an Infant Rear-Facing Only seat (with base) using RIGID Lower Connectors (UAS/LATCH)
Installing an Infant Rear-Facing Only seat (with base) using a seat belt
Installing an Infant Rear-Facing Only seat WITHOUT the base, using a seat belt
Installing a Convertible or Multi-mode seat using Lower Anchors (UAS/LATCH)
Installing a Convertible or Multi-mode seat using a seat belt
How to buckle baby into their car seat
BONUS VIDEO: Holly demonstrates infant harnessing with the help of a real baby
Why you should never loosen the harness for comfort
Clothing and car seats
Aftermarket products: What they are and why they're not recommended
Car seats are for cars
When should I move my child to a convertible or multimode seat?
Is there a time limit that baby can be in their car seat?
In addition to the course resources and videos, students will have access to an exclusive Facebook group to get qualified answers from certified CPST-Is.
Car seats can get complicated, and we understand that. Our course resources were created to help de-mystify car seat safety and help you feel confident in your child's safety.
Feeling distracted? That's okay! With over 30 videos to work through at-your-own pace, the course can be paused and resumed at your convenience.
We recognize that not everyone's situation is the same, which is why we've created an exclusive Facebook group for students to connect with a CPST-I and get a qualified answer.