CAPRA Trainings

Learn more about Agency Accreditation through the CAPRA Training Program

The CAPRA Training Program includes:

  • Review of all accreditation standards
  • Discussion of how best to prepare for accreditation review
  • Overview of costs and timeline
  • Opportunity for question and answer
  • Copy of the accreditation standards booklet

Online Training Opportunities: 


 CAPRA Visitor Training

A critical component of the agency accreditation process is the peer visit. This webinar provides a brief overview of the visit process but focuses on the important role of the visit team chair. The chair of the team sets the tone for the visit and is the link between the agency and the commission. This one hour webinar will provide needed information for current chairs as well as visitors who meet the criteria to chair future visits. 


Upcoming Training Opportunities:  


CAPRA Visitor Live Chat

Date: Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

To participate in the live chat, please visit this page on the start of the event. 

Chat Session Description:

The CAPRA Commission has been working on updating the trainings offered to our CAPRA visitors. A new online training will be available in our Online Learning Center in the coming weeks. This live chat is being offered to our current visitors (experienced and new), as well as those interested in becoming a CAPRA visitor. This is your opportunity to ask questions of the Commissioners about being a visitor, visitor policies/procedures, and visit policies/procedures.

Some of the CAPRA Commissioners will be available during this live chat to answer any and all of your visitor questions regarding. However, if you are unable to participate in the live event, but still have questions, please send them via email to no later than Monday, September 8th.

Agency Accreditation and CAPRA Visitor Training: A Mark of Excellence!

Monday, October 13th, 2013 8:00am - 12:15pm

Location: NRPA Congress & Exposition, Charlotte, NC

Cost: $65 CEUs: 0.4

Learn about the new CAPRA Standards and Procedures by attending this training workshop. The CAPRA Training has been updated to cover the new accreditation standards and procedures and is recommended for all agencies going through the initial or continuing accreditation process. Attendees will also qualify to apply to become CAPRA Visitors and the training serves as a refresher (required every 5 years) for current visitors. The training reviews all accreditation standards and identifies recent changes to the accreditation program including new fundamental standards, eliminated standards, changes in how visits and hearings are conducted, and provides opportunity for audience questions to be answered. Registration is required - $65 fee.

 Register today!


CAPRA Live Chat Transcripts

Host a CAPRA Training Program

If you are interested in hosting a CAPRA Training, please email Additional information can be found in the documents below.