Palm Coast and Flagler Beach Firefighters Receive Child Passenger Safety Certification Training

Firefighters from the Palm Coast and Flagler Beach fire departments were recently certified as National Child Passenger Safety Technicians by Halifax Health-Healthy Communities in conjunction with Safe Kids Volusia/Flagler.  

DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. – (November 27, 2019) – On November 11-13, Halifax Health-Healthy Communities, in conjunction with Safe Kids Volusia/Flagler, hosted National Child Passenger Safety Certification Training in Palm Coast.  Seven firefighters from the Palm Coast Fire Department, and one representing the Flagler Beach Fire Department, were certified upon their successful completion of the training.

A program of Safe Kids Worldwide, National Child Passenger Safety Certification Training provides instruction to persons and groups who want to become a certified Child Passenger Safety Technician, as well as a community resource and advocate.  Child Passenger Safety Technicians conduct community presentations and child safety seat checks to educate parents and caregivers through hands-on assistance with the proper use of child restraint systems and seatbelts.

For more information on National Child Passenger Safety Certification Training, call 386.425.7920.

Halifax Health

Recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures, Halifax Health serves Volusia and Flagler counties, providing a continuum of healthcare services through a network of organizations including a tertiary hospital, community hospital, freestanding emergency department, an urgent care, psychiatric services, a cancer treatment center with five outreach locations, the area’s largest hospice, a center for inpatient rehabilitation, outpatient rehabilitation clinics, primary care walk-in clinics, a walk-in clinic specializing in women’s health, a pediatric care community clinic, three children’s medical practices, a home healthcare agency, and an exclusive provider organization.  Halifax Health offers the area’s only Level II Trauma Center, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Emergency Department, Child and Adolescent Behavioral Services, complete Neurosurgical Services, OB Emergency Department and Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that cares for babies born earlier than 28 weeks.  For more information, visit halifaxhealth.org.

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