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WIC Training Requirements

WIC staff must complete required training prior to performing duties. Policy TR:03.0 outlines the training requirements. Each agency is required to designate a Training Coordinator, who is responsible for ensuring that appropriate and timely training is provided for their agency staff and documented for review.

Training Policy

TR:03.0 Required Local Agency Training/Summary (Rev. 05/01/17)

Staff training resources are available on Texas WIC Training for Staff, the learning management system for WIC Staff.

Visit the Texas WIC Training for Staff page for more information on how to access required training through the catalog. Additional guidance for the training requirements are provided in the supplemental training requirements charts below. 

Training Policy Guidance

The charts below are guides for training topics and timeframes for completion per policy. These are intended to help staff acquire appropriate and timely training before performing their duties independently. If you have any questions regarding training policy or completing training according to these guides, please contact your designated LA training coordinator.

Training Requirement Charts

Combined training requirement chart (107 kb, PDF)

Certifying Authority and/or Registered Dietitian (CA/RD) training requirement chart (40 kb, PDF)

WIC Certification Specialist (WCS) training requirement chart (45 kb, PDF)

Nutrition Education Coordinator training requirement chart (39 kb, PDF)

Breastfeeding Coordinator training requirement chart (45 kb, PDF)

Peer Counselor training requirement chart (39 kb, PDF)

Peer Dad training requirement chart (39 kb, PDF)

Clerk training requirement chart (40 kb, PDF)

Designated Breastfeeding Expert (40 kb, PDF)



Last updated September 11, 2017