CPA Training

Registration Fee

Includes Continental Breakfast and Lunch

Continuing Education Credits offered

Agenda (Two Day Training)

Training: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Registration: 8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Breakfast: 8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Lunch: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Upcoming Dates & Locations

March 20-21, 2019
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Bay City – Riverfront
One Wenonah Park Place
Bay City, Michigan, 48708

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Overnight Accommodations

In order to secure training overnight room rate, rooms must be booked at least 31 days prior to the start of each training. When calling for overnight accommodations, please identify that you are attending WIC Training for the government rate.

April 10-11, 2019

Detroit, MI

Venues to be determined.

June 26-27, 2019

Marquette, MI

Venues to be determined.

Past Dates & Locations

November 7-8, 2018
Four Points by Sheraton Kalamazoo
3600 E Cork St Ct
Kalamazoo, MI 49001

August 14-15, 2018
Muskegon, MI
Holiday Inn Muskegon
939 3rd St
Muskegon, MI 49440

July 24-25, 2018
Pontiac, MI
Marriott Auburn Hills
3600 Centerpoint Pkwy
Pontiac, MI 48341

Continuing Education opportunities are available in the areas of Nursing, Registered Dietitians (RD) and Dietetic Technicians & Registered (DTR). A Certificate of Attendance with educational hours is also available. If more information is needed, please contact
At the end of this workshop, participants will learn how to:
  • Properly screen and assess the WIC client and assign appropriate nutrition risk factors.
  • Determine appropriate food packages pertaining to clients’ risks and needs while maintaining compliance with regulations and policy.
  • Properly assign and change a client’s food package in the electronic record.
  • Provide nutrition education while applying client centered counseling skills (CCS) in the WIC clinic setting.
  • Develop Nutrition Education Plans incorporating clients’ concerns, needs and goals.
  • Identify appropriate referrals within the community that meet clients’ needs.
  • Document nutrition education and referrals in the electronic record.
  • Participate in mock certifications of WIC clients with hands-on practice and application in the electronic record.
  • Nancy Erickson, MS, RD, CLE
  • Heather Kahn, MS, RD
  • Amy Thompson, RD
  • New CPA staff who are familiar with the process and functions of the WIC clinic.
  • CPA staff who have not previously attended, or could benefit from a refresher.
  • Other Local Agency staff including but not limited to: Registered Dietitians, WIC Coordinators, Supervisors and Quality Assurance staff. Modules:
  1. MI-WIC All Clinic Staff Training
  2. MI-WIC CPA Training
  3. MI-WIC One Year Certification and the Child Evaluation Appointment
All participants registering in advance will receive a confirmation letter, including a map and directions. If you do not receive a confirmation letter one week prior to the event, or if you have any questions regarding registration, please contact MPHI at (517) 324-8330.
Cancellations and no-shows for any reason, including inclement weather conditions and weather related emergencies, are subject to the full registration fee if there is one. Refunds will not be given at any time. Substitutions are welcome. For Event or Registration Questions: Call (517) 324-8330 or email

The full policy is available for you to read during the registration process under "Terms and Conditions" prior to submitting your registration.

Please Note: Due to flu season, we ask that if you experience any symptoms related to the flu, please stay home and do not attend the event. Contact MPHI either by phone or email if you will not be attending. To learn more about the flu and what you can do, please visit or call (800) 232-4636.