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Wisconsin Caregiver Academy

Welcome to the Wisconsin Caregiver Academy!

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Wisconsin Caregiver Academy provides training opportunities for caregiving professionals and practitioners throughout Wisconsin. Innovative training initiatives and courses that deliver sustainable results for assisted living facilities include Wisconsin Department of Health Services approved Train-the-Trainer Sessions, Employee and Task-Specific Training Sessions, Continuing Education Days for Trainers and Online Personal and Professional Development.


Featured Events

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Medication Administration Train-the-Trainer

April 16-18, 2018
Green Bay, WI

The Medication Administration Train-the-Trainer program is a two and a half day course for individuals that want to become State Approved Medication Administration Trainers.

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First Aid and Choking Train-the-Trainer

April 20, 2018
Green Bay, WI

The First Aid and Choking Train-the-Trainer program is a one day course for individuals who want to become State Approved First Aid and Choking Trainers.

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Leadership Development Series

Nonverbal Communication and Body Language: Discover the Blueprint to Better Communication with Staff and Residents

June 7, 2018
Green Bay, WI

This interactive training looks at body language from the perspective of how understanding nonverbal cues directly impacts relationships with your staff and residents. Participants will identify situations that are unique to caregivers and how using nonverbal communication is critical to working with the elderly, especially those with dementia or Alzheimer’s Disease.

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Contact Us

Phone: (920) 465-2642
Email: wicaregiveracademy@uwgb.edu