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Wisconsin Caregiver Academy

Inspiring Leadership and Purpose

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay's Wisconsin Caregiver Academy provides training for caregiving professionals and practitioners throughout Wisconsin. We develop innovative training initiatives and courses that deliver sustainable results for assisted living facilities, including:

 



 
Medication Administration

Medication Administration

Standard Precautions

Standard Precautions

Fire Safety

Fire Safety

First Aid

First Aid and Choking

If you are currently a Train-the-Trainer, you may earn the required continuing education online. When submitting to The Registry for renewal follow these steps.



You can digital badges for completion of any of four DHS state-approved Train-the-Trainer courses, a validation
your accomplishment, which you can include on your resume, social media or email signature. Learn more about importance of digital badging. 
 

 




Residents Rights

 
Resident Rights

Respecting Resident Rights & Preventing CBRF Violations

Thursday, May 7, 2020
ONLINE LIVE COURSE


Dementia Care

 
Dementia Care

Take My Hand - Effective Tools for Caregiving

Thursday, October 8, 2020
ONLINE LIVE COURSE

 
Dementia Care

Trauma-Informed Dementia Care

Thursday, October 22, 2020
ONLINE LIVE COURSE


Plans and Assessments

 
Negotiated Risk Agreements

Negotiated Risk Agreements: Balancing Risk, Responsibility & Rights

Thursday, November 12, 2020
ONLINE LIVE COURSE

 
Individual Service Plans

Clearing the Muddy Waters of Individual Service Plans & Assessments

Two Parts:
Thursday, December 3 & 10, 2020
ONLINE LIVE COURSE



We can create curriculum for any need in addition to our core topics required by the DHS. ​We're here to help. Don't hesitate to reach out to Kerry Winkler, Program Specialist, Wisconsin Caregiver Academy, at winklerk@uwgb.edu or 920-465-2508 for any need.​



 

 
Management in Health Systems Certificate

Management in Health Systems Certificate

Healthcare is transforming, so can you. 

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Geratric Healthcare Certificate

Geriatric Healthcare Certificate

Seize the opportunity in geriatric health.

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For any questions related to train-the-trainer courses, class registrations or Wisconsin Caregivers Academy in general please contact Sherri Meglic, Program Specialist, Continuing Professional Education, at 920-465-2642 or wicaregiveracademy@uwgb.edu.

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