DQA Provider Training

Proposed Guidance Documentation

Below are links for training sponsored by the Division of Quality Assurance (DQA).

Title/Registration Date(s)  Description/Handouts
Provider Training Information
Resident Assessment Instrument (RAI)
Basic Training Program for Beginners
No training is scheduled at this time.

This program is sponsored by DQA and is designed for nursing home staff who are new to using the RAI that includes the MDS, and for persons who need to update basic knowledge, skills, and abilities in the RAI process.

Training Brochure (PDF)

The Art & Science of Infection Prevention and Control 

No training is scheduled at this time.


DQA staff, nursing home providers and members of the Wisconsin HAIs in LTC Coalition will host a 2-day conference to address the topics of antibiotic stewardship, outbreak identification and management and surveillance.

  • Keynote address on May 17th – Dr. Chris Crnich: Antibiotic Stewardship
  • Keynote address on May 18th – Dr. David Nace: Outbreak Management & Surveillance
Adult Family Home (AFH) and Community-Based Residential Facility (CBRF) Licensing Training Various dates and locations. See the AFH and CBRF web pages for training details.

The Bureau of Assisted Living is pleased to announce informational online webinars to provide information about what prospective providers must know when starting an AFH or CBRF.

In addition, BAL is providing free information seminars for potential AFH and CBRF providers in the Milwaukee area.


Wisconsin HAIs in Long-Term Care Coalition

Information and training material related to infection prevention and control education