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Kidsafe Qld offers nationally recognised training courses in car seat or child car seat restraint fitting. These courses are suitable for people wanting to start their own service-based business or for organisations wanting their employees to be able to offer better customer service.

Introductory Course

1 Day Child Car Restraing Course (RSCICR301A)

This one-day workshop will provide participants with the knowledge and skills to select and install a limited range of child car restraints. This course is suitable for employers wanting staff training so that their employees have the knowledge and skills to transport children in their care or to value add a service to their customers.

  • Education, health or community professionals required to transport children as part of their job.
  • Child Care Workers looking for professional development.

Professional Course 

2 Day Course in Type 1 Child Car Restraint Fitting (52778WA)

Accredited training course that qualifies participants as a registered Type 1 Child Car Restraint Fitter. A type 1 fitter is able to install standard child restraints in vehicles equipped with factory fitted child restraint anchorage locations. Participants will have the knowledge and skill to install child restraints and conduct Type 1 fitting and checking services as well as educate consumers on the importance of appropriate selection and use of child car restraints.

Specialty Course

Child Car Restraint Training Course for Children with Disabilities

Pre-requisite: Participants must have completed a 2-day Type 1 Child Car Restraint Fitting (52778WA).

This one-day training course provides participants with the knowledge and skill to competently trial, recommend, modify and check child car restraints in vehicles in accordance with AS/NZS 4370:2013 – (Restraint of children with disabilities or medical conditions in motor vehicles).

This course is highly recommended for occupational therapists and physiotherapists or community health carers who select, fit or use child car restraints for children with disabilities or medical conditions.

$400 + GST per person