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    WIC Directors Orientation

    Class Description

    This training is designed to assist WIC Directors, Assistant WIC Directors and fiscal/financial personnel in operation, policy management and financial aspects of the WIC agency. Course instructors are state agency staff who are subject content experts.

    General Information

    This training is held three times each year; usually in spring, summer, and fall. An agenda and a list of nearby hotels will be sent via email.

    Participants are responsible for their own meals. There are vending machines located on-site and several full service and fast food restaurants within minutes of the location.

    Course Content

    • Overview of state agency
    • Training resources
    • Automation
    • Financial/fiscal
    • Warehouse materials
    • Nutrition education/Breastfeeding promotion/Peer counseling 
    • Vendor relations and monitoring
    • Clinical monitoring
    • Computer training
    • Patient flow analysis
    • Outreach
    • Policy

    Location

    DSHS-WIC
    4616 W. Howard Lane
    Building 8, Ste. 840
    Austin, TX 78728

    Days and Times

    Day 1: 1:30 p.m. – 5 p.m.
    Day 2: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    Day 3:
    8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

    Registration

     

    WIC Directors Orientation registration

    WIC Directors Orientation

    Pre-Registration Is Required

    (required)

    Training Date:


    I will be attending:

    please specify

    Or you may PRINT and FAX this information to:

    Liz Bruns
    WIC Directors Orientation
    512-341-4473

    Questions?

    Contact Liz Bruns by email at elizabeth.bruns@dshs.state.tx.us or by phone at 512-341-4585 with questions related to WIC Directors Orientation.

    For information on location and parking, please click on this link: http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/visitor/facility.shtm

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Last updated July 21, 2011