About Holly

Co-Owner and First Aid Instructor, Safe Beginnings First Aid
Child Passenger Safety Technician-Instructor (CPST-I), Child Passenger Safety Association of Canada (CPSAC)

Holly Choi discovered her passion for teaching and mentoring while training clinicians and their support staff in the medical software field for over 5 years.

 

Following the birth of her first child in the summer of 2015, Holly certified as a First Aid Instructor with the Lifesaving Society BC/Yukon Branch. Shortly thereafter, Holly became co-owner of Safe Beginnings First Aid. Since late 2016, Safe Beginnings First Aid has educated over 11,000 caregivers and professionals each month with essential lifesaving skills for small children.

 

With a keen interest in child safety, Holly certified as a Child Passenger Safety Technician (CPST) in October 2015 with the Child Passenger Safety Association of Canada (CPSAC). Since certification, Holly volunteers weekly in her community; helping caregivers gain confidence with their car seat installation and usage. Holly successfully certified as a Technician-Instructor (CPST-I) with CPSAC in October 2017.

Qualifications

First Aid Instructor 2020-Current
Canadian Red Cross

Child Passenger Safety Technician-Instructor (CPST-I) 2017 – Current
Child Passenger Safety Association of Canada (CPSAC)

Member 2020-Current
International Association for Child Safety

Member-at-large, Board of Directors 2019-Current
Child Passenger Safety Association of Canada (CPSAC)

Childhood Burn Prevention Educator 2020-Current
BC Firefighter’s Burn Fund Too Hot for Tots

First Aid Instructor 2015-Current
Lifesaving Society BC/Yukon Branch

Child Passenger Safety Technician (CPST) 2015-Current
Child Passenger Safety Association of Canada (CPSAC)

Child Passenger Safety Educator 2019-Current
British Columbia Automobile Association (BCAA)

Education

Simon Fraser University
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) Graduated 2010
Major – Management of Technology
Minor – Interactive Arts and Technology