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Welcome to the California WIC Training Manual 2016

The California WIC Training Manual 2016 was designed mainly for paraprofessionals so they can become certified WIC Nutrition Assistants.  The training manual covers the 7 tasks for certification. 

TABLE OF CONTENTS

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  • TASK I: COMMUNICATION AND CULTURAL COMPETENCE

  • Module A (PDF) Customer Service
  • Module B (PDF) Communication Verbal and Nonverbal
  • Module C (PDF) Working with Diverse Staff and Participants
  • Module D (PDF) Civil Rights, Confidentiality, Sexual Harrassment and Child Abuse
  • TASK II: CERTIFICATION AND RECERTIFICATION

  • Module A (PDF) Overview of WIC Services
  • Module B (PDF) Certification and Subsequent Certification (recertification) 
  • Module C (PDF) Basic Information about Nutrition Education Contacts and NEP
  • TASK III: HEALTH ASSESSMENT

  • Module A (PDF) Basic Nutrition
  • Module B (PDF) Nutrition and Health Assessment
  • Module C (PDF) Prenatal Nutrition and Breastfeeding Objectives
  • Module D (PDF) Postpartum Nutrition
  • Module E (PDF) Infant Nutrition
  • Module F (PDF) Child Nutrition and Parenting Skills 
  • Module G (PDF) Nutrition and Health Referrals 
  • TASK IV: PARTICIPANT CENTERED INDIVIDUAL NUTRITION EDUCATION

  • Module A (PDF) Individual Nutrition Education
  • TASK V: FOOD INSTRUMENTS AND FOOD PACKAGES

  • Module A (PDF) Prescribing Food Instruments
  • Module B (PDF) Issuing Food Instruments
  • TASK VI: PARTICIPANT CENTERED GROUP NUTRITION EDUCATION

  • Module A (PDF) Adult Learning Theory and Participant Centered Education 
  • Module B (PDF) Facilitating Group Nutrition Education 
  • TASK VII: BABY BEHAVIOR EDUCATION

  • Baby Behavior Education Overview (PDF)
  • Baby Behavior Refresher Training Facilitators Guide - Baby Cues (PDF)
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    Last modified on: 6/10/2016 11:24 AM