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Staff Training Modules
On this page:

Notes for Oregon WIC Staff:

You may download any of the documents listed on this page by clicking on the underlined links.  To order multiple copies of training modules, click here to go to the order form on the WIC Staff page: WIC Order Form.  

If you have further questions about ordering modules, contact the Training Team Assistant, Diane Arnold, by email: diane.arnold@state.or.us, or phone: 971-673-0081.

Contact the state Training Coordinator or your Agency's Nutrition Consultant if you have any questions about the content of the modules.

Accessing Online Training Modules

Some WIC training modules and courses are accessed through the Department of Human Services (DHS) Learning Management System called the "Learning Center". 

Click on the following link to open the login screenDHS Learning Center
 
Registration Instructions for Local Agency Staff and Partners  (for registering and logging into the "Learning Center").
 
For assistance with technical difficulties, click on these links to instructions: 

Forgot your login ID or Password?

Technical Requirements and Troubleshooting for WIC e-Learning Courses


Online Courses

The Online Courses are accessed through the DHS Learning Center.

  • Online Baby Behaviours Course

  The keyword search is: WIC BB

  • Online Breastfeeding Course Level 1

  The keyword search is: WIC BF

  • Online Anthropometric course

  The keyword search is: WIC ANTHRO

  • Online Hematology Course

 The keyword search is: WIC HM

  • Online Basic Nutrition Course

  The keyword search is: WIC BN

  • Online Child Nutrition Course

  The keyword search is: WIC CN 

  • Online Prenatal Nutrition Course

  The keyword search is: WIC PN 

  • Online Postpartum Nutrition Course

 The keyword search is: WIC PP

  • Online PCS - Setting the Stage Course
 The keyword search is: WIC PCS

Online Training Supervisor's Guide.

 Participant Centered Education e-Learning Modules

There are ten separate e-learning modules in this Participant Centered Education (PCE) instruction. All ten modules must be done to complete PCE training.  The PCE e-Learning Modules are accessed through the DHS Learning Center

The keyword search is: WIC PCE  
 
For further information about accessing online training modules, refer to the section above entitled Accessing Online Training Courses

The PCE modules are now available on CD. For instructions on how to set up your computer to view these modules from the CD, click here.

WIC-PCE Training Modules Supervisor's Guide    (PDF, 6 MB) 

Attachments for learners in the Supervisor's Guide:

Steps for Completing the PCE e-Learning Module     Posttest      Training Module Evaluation

Module Resources, Handouts, Activities, and Observation Activities 

 

Infant Feeding and Nutrition Module  

Staff Training Module (100 pages, PDF, 4.5 MB)

Training Supervisor's Guide (20 pages, PDF, 1 MB)

 Providing Participating Centered Groups Module  

Staff Training Module (250 pages, PDF, 6.7 MB)

Training Supervisors Guide (58 pages, PDF, 3 MB)

You may also download the staff training module in sections:

Cover, Table of Contents, Introduction, Chapter 1 (42 pages, PDF, 1.5 MB)

Chapter 2 - Facilitating Groups (56 pages, PDF, 2.7 MB) 

Chapter 3 - Developing Groups (56 pages, PDF, 2.7 MB)

Chapter 4 - Supporting Quality Groups (26 pages, PDF, .5 MB)

Job Aids (39 pages, PDF, .7 MB)

Posttest and Evaluation (126 pages, PDF, .2 MB)

Resource Cards (50 pages, PDF, 1 MB)

Food Package Module

Staff Training Module (184 pages, PDF, 12.7 MB)
 

Training Supervisor's Guide (32 pages, PDF, 33 MB) 

You may also download the staff training module in sections:

Cover, Table of Contents, Starting the Module (30 pages, 3 MB)

Chapter 1 - Food Package Overview (30 pages, 3 MB)

Chapter 2 - Food Package Issues  (78 pages, 6 MB)

Job AidsPosttestModule Evaluation (52 pages, 1.5 MB) 

  • Standard Food Package Module Codes
  • Understanding Food Module Codes
  • Commonly Used Module Codes
  • Standard Infant Formula Modules
  • Standard Food Packages Voucher Layout
  • Postpartum Woman and Infant Category Definitions
  • Food Packages for Postpartum Women and Infants 
  • Category Assignments for Breastfeeding Multiple Babies (Twins or more)
  • Determining Supplemental Formula Amounts for the Partially (IB or IBN) Breastfed Infant 
  • Medical Documentation Definitions
  • Qualifying Conditions, ICD-9 Codes and WIC Risks
  • Medical Formulas
  • Introduction to WIC Training Module

    Staff Training Module  (156 pages, PDF, 9.9 MB)
     
    Training Supervisor Guide  (26 pages, PDF, 1.1 MB)

    You may also download the staff training module in sections: 
     

    Chapter 1 (45 pages)

    Chapter 2 (47 pages)

    Chapter 3 (79 pages)

    Glossary, Attachments, Job Aids, Posttests, Evaluation (103 pages)   

     Breastfeeding Training Module

    General information on the module (PDF 19 KB) 

    Staff Training Module  (364 pages, PDF 10.4 MB)

    Training Supervisor Guide  (44 pages, PDF 1.3 MB)

    You may also download the staff training module in sections:
    Part 1 Introduction, Chapters 1 & 2   (76 pages, PDF 2.1 MB)

    Part 2 Chapters 3 & 4   (50 pages, PDF 5.0 MB)

    Part 3 Chapters 5, 6, 7, 8 & 9   (160 pages, PDF 1.4 MB)

    Part 4 Glossary, Reference List, Attachments, Job Aids, Posttests, Evaluation (78 pages, PDF 2.6 MB)

    The complete Oregon WIC Breastfeeding Staff Training Module and Supervisor's Guide are also available for download on the USDA WICWorks Sharing Center's resources for breastfeeding women page.  

     
    Nutrition Risk Training Module

    December 2011 revisions include 2011 Risk changes and are incorporated throughout the Staff Training Module and Supervisor's Guide.

    Staff Training Module   (492 pages, PDF 9.7 MB) 

    Training Supervisor Guide   (48 pages, PDF 1.3 MB)

    You may also download the staff training module in parts:
    Part 1 (PDF 2.8 MB)
    Table of Contents
    Section 1: Starting the Module
    Section 2: Workbooks 1-6
     
    Part 2 (PDF 3.3 MB)
    Section 3: Risk Information:
    Introduction, Risk Levels,
    Staff Roles, Documentation and
    Risk Info Sheets 101-153
     
    Part 3 (PDF 5 MB)
    Risk Info Sheets 201-904
     
    Part 4 (PDF 1.6 MB)
    Section 4: Job Aids, More Information on Medical Conditions, References, and Evaluation   
    The complete Oregon WIC Nutrition Risk Staff Training Module and Supervisor's Guide will also be available for download through the USDA WICWorks Sharing Center.

    Infant Nutrition Training Module

    Staff Training Module  (161 pages, PDF 1.93 MB)

    Supervisor's Guide and Module Answer Key (28 pages, 862 KB)

    As of November 2008, Oregon WIC is using the Texas WIC Infant Nutrition Module.  The module covers all appropriate objectives.  Please note that the  first two pages are an insert describing the formulas approved and offered for Oregon, which are different from those of Texas.

    Diet Risk Training Module

    November 2010 revisions include 2010 Risk changes and are incorporated throughout the Staff Training Module and Supervisor's Guide.

    Staff Training Module (entire module PDF 6.1 MB)

    Training Supervisors Guide (54 pages, PDF, 1.4 MB)

    The Staff Training Module may also be downloaded in the following parts:

    Cover, Table of Contents, Starting the module 

    Chapter 1 Dietary Risk Overview

    Chapter 2 Women's Dietary Risks and Info Sheets

    Chapter 3 Children's Dietary Risks and Info Sheets

    Chapter 4 Infants' Dietary Risks and Info Sheets

    Chapter 5 Presumed Dietary Eligibility Risks and Info Sheets

    Job Aids, Case Studies, Postest, Module Evaluation 

    Training Module Certificate

    The WIC Training Module completion certificate can be downloaded and completed by the WIC Training Coordinator each time a staff member successfully completes a WIC Training Module.

     

                    Fillable Certificate (PDF 187K)
        Blank Certificate (PDF 145K)