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Online Training Now Available

Increasing Safety by Preventing Violence
Ensuring a safer living and working environment

The University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, Center for Career Development (CCDET) is offering this online course for a minimal cost. The purpose of this training is to reduce the incidence of workplace violence in nursing homes and long term care facilities, increase the quality of life for residents and help ensure the safety of frail and elderly residents.

Intended Audience: nursing home and long term care facility staff, e.g. managers, nursing and social service staff, CNAs, volunteers, housekeeping and dietary staff, etc., also residents and family members.

Although this online course may fulfill continuing education requirements for many credentialed professionals, individuals should contact their licensing board or association for information on course specific requirements for their area of expertise. A certificate of completion, which states the number of course hours, is available to students upon successful completion of this course.

This course is also approved for continuing education units (CEUs) through the University of Wisconsin-Extension. UW-Extension awards one CEU for every 10 contact hours in a continuing education experience. CEU application forms will be available for the training. UW-Extension charges a fee to process the forms.

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Fee: $25.00 per person (participant will have access to course for 6 months)

Click here to learn more about this online training and for registration information.


Wisconsin Caregiver Project

Project Overview

The UW-Oshkosh Center for Career Development and Employability Training (CCDET) collaborates with both governmental and private agencies to develop and present training information on a variety of topics. CCDET’s Caregiver Abuse and Neglect Prevention Project includes continuing education and misconduct investigation training commonly required for most healthcare providers regulated by the Wisconsin Division of Quality Assurance (DQA). CCDET continues to partner with the DQA to offer a limited number of workshops. Check here periodically for updates to the schedule.

Training Materials

This website offers printable PDF versions of the classroom-style training materials including facilitator and participant guides, PowerPoint presentations and handouts.

Permission is granted to reproduce these training materials with proper attribution for internal use within healthcare organizations or government agencies at no cost to the training participants. Other reproduction is prohibited without written permission from UW Oshkosh CCDET. All rights are reserved. For information on reproducing these materials, please contact the Director of UW Oshkosh CCDET at 920-424-3034.

To review, download and/or print the training materials for 15 different classroom-style topics, go to Topical Training Materials.

To learn more about the video-based experiential training material including trainer guides, go to Experiential Video Training Material.

To review, download and/or print the training materials for Investigating and Reporting Allegations of Misconduct, go to Investigation Training Materials.





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