Car Seat Safety Workshop

Did you know that more than 70% of car seats are installed incorrectly or misused in some way? 

There is so much to know about car seat safety and not enough resources in our community for accurate and up-to-date information. Serenity Birth Studio is excited to introduce a car seat safety class to their current line-up of programs! This one hour comprehensive workshop is geared towards first-time parents to provide education and support but anyone is welcome to join in!

Taught by Serenity’s in-house certified CPST (Child Passenger Safety Technician).  Learn everything from

  • How to choose the right seat for your child and vehicle
  • Installation basics and proper use
  • Plus, a myriad of important safety topics all based on best practice recommendations above and beyond the minimum legal requirements.

There will also be an opportunity for hands-on learning with a harnessing and installation demonstration and time for all of your questions to be answered.

WHEN:

  • IN PERSON: Saturday November 5 @ 10:30am-11:30am
  • + open time following class for any further car seat demonstrations, Q&A and more!

 

WHERE:

  • Serenity Birth Studio, 4 Alliance Blvd., Unit 10 (same plaza as UPS Store & Complete Care Chiropractic).

 

COST:

  • $10 +hst  per person/couple
  • + all attendees will receive a discount code for booking a car seat installation & education session with us.  $25 (regular $40)

INSTRUCTOR:

Elaine certified car seat technician in Barrie and Simcoe County

Elaine is a certified car seat technician (CPST) who became interested in child passenger safety after her daughter was born in 2012. Trained and certified by the Child Passenger Safety Association of Canada (CPSAC) since 2014, she has become a passionate advocate for the proper use and installation of child restraints for all ages and stages.

Her experience includes educating across various social media platforms, consulting with parents through email and private in-person appointments, as well as working in the retail baby gear industry.