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Career Area: Human Services
Technical Diploma
Program Number: 30-575-1
Approximately Less Than 1 Year to Complete
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Community-Based Residential Facility (CBRF) Caregiver Careers

Learn to provide high-quality care for someone with special medical or other needs. Begin with basics in personal care, light housekeeping and companionship. Then, explore more advanced skills in adapting to different working environments and maintaining safe and healthy spaces. 

Recent Wisconsin job postings for this degree:

Home Health Aide
Assisted Living
Memory Care
Group Homes
Transitional Housing


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Community-Based Residential Facility (CBRF) Caregiver Programs

You will obtain the knowledge and skills required to become a Community-Based Residential (CBRF) caregiver in Wisconsin. This technical diploma is ideal for individuals pursuing careers in CBRF residential and treatment facilities. 

Program Overview

Upon successful completion of this program, you will be added to the Wisconsin CBRF Employee Registry and will receive the American Red Cross First Aid Basic with Choking Certification of Completion. Coursework will include the following training modules: Fire Safety, Medication Administration and Management, Standard Precautions, First Aid and Choking, Resident's Rights and Challenging Behaviors. 

Community-Based Residential Facility (CBRF) Caregiver Part of a Career Pathway Program Transfers Offered completely online Shared Program
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