Illinois Child Passenger Safety Conference

Monday, April 8 & Tuesday, April 9, 2019


The Illinois 2019 Statewide Child Passenger Safety (CPS) Conference is scheduled for April 8 and 9 in Bloomington, IL at the DoubleTree by Hilton. This biennial two-day conference offers certified CPS technicians and instructors a unique networking opportunity, attracting an anticipated 300 attendees and nearly a dozen car seat manufacturers.


Conference registration now open! Click here to access the registration site.


A minimum of 6 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are being offered for sessions covering:

-        car seat testing and product integrity;

-        impact of the new rear-facing law;

-        roll-out of the electronic car seat check form;

-        distribution programs and community partnerships; and

-        Child Restraint Manufacturer’s Panel.


Workshop submissions will be accepted until 5:00 pm on March 13.  Click here for the Speaker Application Form. 


Registration and payment are required by April 1, 2019. Attendees traveling more than 50 miles may be eligible for a complimentary hotel stay, with paid registration, for the evening of Monday, April 8. Click here for complete Hotel Information.


The conference will begin Monday, April 8 at 9:00 am and conclude Tuesday, April 9 at 1:30 pm.  No registrations or substitutions will be accepted after Monday, April 1.


Conference details:


-        Conference Guidelines – click here

-        Hotel Information – click here

-        Speaker Application Form – click here

-        Child Restraint Manufacturer Form – click here

-        Exhibitor/Vendor Form – click here


Visit this page to access the live registration.


Individual registrations and credit card payments will be accepted online. You must create and verify an account via email in order to register. Group registrations will require a paper registration form that can also be accessed at the link above.   Other payment options are outlined in the Conference Guidelines.


The DoubleTree by Hilton

10 Brickyard Drive

Bloomington, IL 61701


Monday, April 8

9:00 am – 4:30 pm

Tuesday, April 9

8:00 am – 1:30 pm