Step 2: Apply to DSHS to offer training and get instructors approved

How this is done

Complete and submit a Contractor Intake Form with a copy of your business license.

In addition, complete and submit a Community Instructor Training Program Application and Updates form. This form tells DSHS what courses, instructors, and curriculum you want to use.

Review the DSHS Community Instructor Qualification Requirements. Attest that you and/or your instructors meet the qualifications on your application.

Instructors applying to teach the following courses are required to submit a Community Instructor Application:

  • Core Basic
  • Population Specific
  • Nurse Delegation Core
  • Nurse Delegation Diabetes
  • Dementia Specialty Training*
  • Mental Health Specialty Training*

*Instructors applying to teach Dementia and/or Mental Health Specialty Training are required to submit a copy of the certificates from those 8-hour classes and the 4-hour DSHS Adult Education class. Visit the Find a Training Class page to locate approved training in your area.

Forms Needed

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