Nurse Aide Training Program: Approval

Contact Email

Phone

608-261-8319
DHS/Division of Quality Assurance
Office of Caregiver Quality
P.O. Box 2969
Madison, WI 53701-2969

Approval of programs to train nurse aide candidates.

Type

Approval

Description

Approval of nurse aide training programs.

Duration

Two years; program then surveyed and replacement certification issued.

Fees

None.

Prerequisites

To learn more about the prerequisites, visit the Wisconsin Nurse Aide Training Program Application website.

Application Process

Visit the Wisconsin Nurse Aide Training Program Application website for required forms and additional information.

WI Statutes

Wisconsin Stat. § 146.40, Instructional Programs for nurse's aides
 

WI Administrative Code

Chapter DHS 129, Certification of Programs for Training and Testing Nurse Assistants

Chapter DHS 12, Caregiver Background Check

Federal Regulations

42 CFR 483.150 through 483.158 Code of Federal Regulations

Additional Information

Refer to the Wisconsin Nurse Aide Training and Registry website for additional information.

The Wisconsin Nurse Aide Registry and competency testing are managed by Pearson VUE.

Last Revised: April 2, 2018