Child Passenger Safety Technician Training Offered Feb. 21-23 in Center

January 19, 2023 (Training Flyer) - AgriLife Extension is hosting a three days long Child Passenger Safety Technician Training from February 21st through February 23rd in Center, Texas. The training is sponsored by Texas A&M AgriLife Passenger Safety & KidSafe Initiatives in cooperation with the Texas Department of Transportation Lufkin District.

Statistics show most car seats are used incorrectly!

Certified technicians can:

  • Provide education on child passenger safety to the community
  • Help parents with their child safety seat installations
  • Be a technician at a car seat checkup event

Course is especially useful to law enforcement, fire fighters, nurses and EMS staff, who often have to contend with the tragic results of non-use and misuse of child safety seats.

$95 fee is payable online to Safe Kids. Fee includes 2 years of certification and the training manual. Training will be 3 days long.

Please note that appropriate COVID-19 protocols will be followed.

Go to; Click on “Find a Course”; Search by State– Texas; Select Center Course

For more information contact, Megan Hackworth, Texas A&M AgriLife Passenger Safety and KidSafe Initiatives at 254-492-8012 or email