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UW Oshkosh CCDET, in collaboration with WI Department of Health Services, Division of Quality Assurance (DQA), is offering Caregiver Workshops in 2021. You may also register to get our email updates by clicking on the CCDET Email Updates box located at the top of this page. If you have questions, please email

Wisconsin Caregiver Project Workshops

Continuing Education for Caregivers: Training for Trainers

This virtual workshop offers two 2-hour sessions and it combines the former Topical Training for Trainers and Experiential Video Training for Trainers. Participants will receive:

Session 1 Topics (2 hours):

  • Experiential Video Responding to Misappropriation
  • Honoring Resident Rights
  • Compassionate Care & Communication Techniques

Session 2 Topics (2 hours):

  • Observing Professional Boundaries
  • Providing Effective Feedback
  • Responding to Challenging Situations
  • Stress Reduction & Relaxation Techniques

This workshop introduces participants to almost 30 hours of Caregiver Project training materials designed to prevent abuse and neglect, increase quality of care and meet continuing educations requirements for caregiver in long-term care.

Upon completion of the workshop, participants will be able to train direct caregivers and other staff in their own facility.

Fee:$120.00 for two 2-hour sessions/$75 for one session

Training Dates:

Our virtual workshops for spring 2021 are currently full. Please check back for upcoming workshops in fall 2021!

Refund Policy: If you need to cancel your registration, call (920) 424-1071 or email Notice of cancellation must be made to UWO CCDET seven calendar days prior to the training. This notification will result in a full refund minus a $25 processing fee per person per training. (Example: training is September 12; the last day to cancel and to receive full refund minus the processing fee is on September 5). Your account will be credited. No refunds will be made for cancellations received after the cutoff date; however, substitutions will be allowed at no additional cost.

Investigating and Reporting Allegations of Misconduct (in Nursing Homes and Non-Nursing Homes)

This 3-hour virtual workshop will help participants identify the key components of conducting internal investigations into allegations of abuse, neglect and misappropriation. We will develop an investigation protocol while learning about:

  • Conducting an investigation
  • Interviewing skills
  • Caregiver misconduct definitions
  • Reporting requirements for non-nursing homes and nursing homes

Fee: $130.00

Training Dates: Our virtual workshops for spring 2021 are currently full. Please check back for upcoming workshops in fall 2021!


Project Partners

University of Wisconsin Oshkosh CCDET

Wisconsin Department of Health Services


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