Community-Based Residential Facility
|30-544-2 Technical Diploma
Offered at Ashland, New Richmond, Rice Lake, and Superior
Compassion. Advocacy. Ethics.
Learners will obtain the knowledge and skills required to become
Community-Based Residential Facility (CBRF) caregivers in Wisconsin. This
technical diploma is ideal for individuals pursuing careers in CBRF residential
and treatment facilities. Upon successful completion, students are 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, Residentís Rights, and
Career Pathways connect progressive levels of coursework to allow students to
build upon their education. Each step in the pathway connects with employment
options and provides the opportunity for advancement to higher levels. CBRF
Caregiver is a pathway option in the following programs:
Employers will expect graduates of the program to be able to:
- Practice safe medication storage and administration
- Interact professionally with residents
- Use standard precautions
- Respond to first-aid and fire emergencies
The estimated total program cost for the CBRF Caregiver program is $362.
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program and costs.