New Instructor Application Instructions

Instructor applications are processed through this website. Please take a moment and read the directions for each type of instructor before applying. If you have any questions, please e-mail cbrfregistry@uwgb.edu.

Prior to starting an application make sure that you can answer "yes" to the following requirements and have documentation for qualification (if required) ready to upload.
 


Fire Safety Qualifications

  • I have knowledge of DHS 83, Wisconsin Administrative Code for CBRF’s, and can describe how I gained this knowledge.
  • I acknowledge at least one of the following:
    • I have successfully completed at least six hours of instruction related to teaching or training and have documentation of this training.
    • I have experience teaching or training others within the last two years and have a reference who can verify this experience.
    • I am a current American Red Cross Instructor and have my ID number available. 
  • I acknowledge at least one of the following:
    • I am certified by the Wisconsin Technical College System Fire Service Certification Program (minimum Fire Fighter 1.)
    • I am an instructor employed by a Wisconsin Technical College to teach at least one course within an accredited Fire Safety curriculum.
    • I am on the CBRF Training Registry as having completed a department-approved train-the-trainer course in Fire Safety.
    • I have at least two years of full-time work experience in a health care setting, I am on the CBRF Training Registry as having completed a Fire Safety course and I have retained a person certified by the Wisconsin Technical College System Fire Service Certification Program (minimum First Fire Fighter) to act as my training consultant. Please be prepared to provide names and contact information of consultant. 
  • I am prepared to pay the $115 fee to become an instructor. A credit card payment will be accepted during the online application process.
Once the application is completed, you will be notified (if applicable) of additional information that might need to be provided by e-mail . Returning these items quickly will speed up the approval process. You will be notified via e-mail of the approval decision. Once approved, you will be added to the registry of approved instructors and will receive the required training materials. Approvals are valid for a maximum of two years.


 

First Aid and Choking Qualifications

  • I have knowledge of DHS 83, Wisconsin Administrative Code for CBRF’s and can describe how I gained this knowledge 
  • I acknowledge at least one of the following:
    • I have successfully completed at least six hours of instruction related to teaching or training and have documentation of this training.
    • I have experience teaching or training others within the last two years and have a reference who can verify this experience.
    • I am a current American Red Cross Instructor and have my ID number available.
  • I acknowledge at least one of the following:
    • I am a currently authorized American Red Cross instructor, in good standing, of the four-hour Wisconsin CBRF First Aid and Strategies to Prevent Choking course and have my ID ready.
    • I am on the CBRF Training Registry as having completed a department-approved train-the-trainer course in First Aid and Choking.
  • I am prepared to pay the $115 fee to become an instructor. A credit card payment will be accepted during the online application process.

Once the application is completed, you will be notified (if applicable) of additional information that might need to be provided by e-mail. Returning these items quickly will speed up the approval process. You will be notified via e-mail of the approval decision. Once approved, you will be added to the registry of approved instructors and will receive the required training materials. Approvals are valid for a maximum of two years.


 

Medication Administration Qualifications

  • I have knowledge of DHS 83, Wisconsin Administrative Code for CBRF’s and can describe how I gained this knowledge.
  • I acknowledge at least one of the following:
    • I have successfully completed at least six hours of instruction related to teaching or training and have documentation of this training.
    • I have experience teaching or training others within the last two years and have a reference who can verify this experience.
    • I am a current American Red Cross Instructor and have my ID number available.
  • I acknowledge at least one of the following:
    • I am a physician, registered pharmacist, registered nurse, physician’s assistant, nurse practitioner or a licensed paramedic. Be prepared to enter license number during application process.
    • I am an instructor employed by a Wisconsin Technical College to teach at least one course in Medication Administration. College and human resource contact number will be requested during application process.
    • I am on the CBRF Training Registry as having completed a department approved train-the-trainer course in Medication Administration and I have retained a licensed professional in good standing who will act as a consultant for medication training issues, concerns and questions. I understand that the consultant must observe and complete a written evaluation of the first class I teach under this approval and one training annually thereafter.
  • I am prepared to pay the $115 fee to become an instructor. A credit card payment will be accepted during the online application process. 

Once the application is completed, you will be notified (if applicable) of additional information that might need to be provided by e-mail. Returning these items quickly will speed up the approval process. You will be notified via e-mail of the approval decision. Once approved, you will be added to the registry of approved instructors and will receive the required training materials. Approvals are valid for a maximum of two years.


 

Standard Precautions Qualifications

  • I have knowledge of DHS 83, Wisconsin Administrative Code for CBRF’s and can describe how I gained this knowledge.
  • I acknowledge at least one of the following:
    • I have successfully completed at least six hours of instruction related to teaching or training and have documentation of this training.
    • I have experience teaching or training others within the last two years and have a reference who can verify this experience.
    • I am a current American Red Cross Instructor and have my ID number available.
  • I acknowledge at least one of the following:
    • I am a physician, licensed practical nurse, registered nurse, physician’s assistant or nurse practitioner. Be prepared enter your license number.
    • I am certified in Infection Control and Epidemiology and my certificate is valid and in good standing. Be prepared to submit a copy of your certificate via e-mail after the online application is complete.
    • I am an instructor employed by a Wisconsin Technical College to teach at least one course in Standard Precautions. College name and human resource contact will be required during the application process.
    • I am a currently authorized American Red Cross instructor, in good standing, of an American Red Cross Bloodborne Pathogens course. 
    • I am on the CBRF Training Registry as having completed a department-approved train-the-trainer course in Standard Precautions.
    • I have at least two years of full-time work experience in a health care setting, I am on the CBRF Training Registry as having completed a Standard Precautions course and I have retained a licensed professional in good standing who will act as a consultant for standard precautions training issues, concerns and questions. Be prepared to provide name, license number and contact information of consultant.
  • I am prepared to pay the $115 fee to become an instructor. A credit card payment will be accepted during the online application process. 

Once the application is completed, you will be notified (if applicable) of additional information that might need to be provided by e-mail. Returning these items quickly will speed up the approval process. You will be notified via e-mail of the approval decision. Once approved, you will be added to the registry of approved instructors and will receive the required training materials. Approvals are valid for a maximum of two years.