Protecting Our Participant’s Rights: WIC Civil Rights Training

Target Audience All local agency staff working in the Special Supplemental Food Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC).
Course Length Online
Class Times
Description This training was developed to provide instruction to local agency staff to ensure that project operations are in full compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and all applicable Federal Regulations concerning Civil Rights.
Performance Objectives Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
  • Consider at least 2 ways to prevent Civil Rights discrimination complaints
  • Describe ways your clinic provides meaningful access to participants with Limited English Proficiency (LEP)
  • Locate materials in your clinic that provide notification of WIC’s non- discrimination policy
  • State the timeframe for filing Civil Rights discrimination complaints.
  • Distinguish Civil Rights Complaints from Fair Hearing Requests
  • Summarize why WIC collects racial and ethnic data
  • Special Instructions
    Course Code Web Based
    Attendance
    Clock Hours (Social Workers)
    Contact Hours
    IBCLC
    Registered Dietitian
    Trainer(s)

    Additional classes scheduled by local agency request.