SHICK Annual Training Calendar

The Grant Year 2022 SHICK Counselor Training Schedule and registration.

Grant Year 2022 Counselor Training is now available. The routine training season will start in June and end in August. Additional trainings will be held in September for counselors unable to complete training between June and August. 

SHICK will host online Videoconference Initial and Update training June through September and January through March. Initial training will be the third Tuesday and Update training will be the third Wednesday of each month. All other trainings will be in-person training.

Applicants wishing to attend Initial Counselor training should review the instructions on the SHICK Initial Training Courses page prior to registering for a Course 4 Initial Basic Training.

Please contact us at the KDADS Medicare inbox, [email protected], with questions or requests for training.

To register, click on the date of the training you have selected or the Register Now! link at the bottom of the page to open the registration form.

Please review all fields for accuracy, as a registration confirmation will be sent to the email address provided. A videoconference sign-in and documents link will be sent closer to the training date.


Course 4 Initial Training classes are scheduled from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Course 5 Update Training classes are scheduled from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Date Training Room Capacity
6/15/2022 Course 5 Annual Update Training - Online - Videoconference - Microsoft Teams, 40
6/16/2022 Course 4 Initial Basic Training - Salina - Salina Public Library, McKenzie Rm 1, 308 W Elm St 20
6/17/2022 Course 5 Annual Update Training - Salina - Salina Public Library, Prescott Rm, 301 West Elm St 20
6/21/2022 Course 4 Initial Basic Training - Online - Videoconference - Microsoft Teams, 20
6/23/2022 Course 5 Annual Update Training - Gardner - Gardner Library, 137 E Shawnee St 20
7/6/2022 Course 4 Initial Basic Training - Wichita - Sedgwick County Extension Education Center , 7001 W. 21st Street North 30
7/12/2022 Course 5 Annual Update Training - Ottawa - ECKAAA Office, 117 S Main 20
7/13/2022 Course 5 Annual Update Training - Dodge City - SWKAAA Office, 236 San Jose Dr. 25
7/14/2022 Course 5 Annual Update Training - Wichita - CPAAA, 271 W 3rd St N, Suite 500 40
7/19/2022 Course 4 Initial Basic Training - Online - Videoconference - Microsoft Teams 20
7/20/2022 Course 5 Annual Update Training - Online - Videoconference - Microsoft Teams 20
8/3/2022 Course 4 Initial Basic Training - Manhattan - NCFHAAA Office, 401 Houston 20
8/4/2022 Course 5 Annual Update Training - Manhattan - NCFHAAA Office, 401 Houston 20
8/4/2022 Course 4 Initial Basic Training - Lawrence - SRC Douglas County, 745 Vermont 20
8/5/2022 Course 5 Annual Update Training - Lawrence - SRC Douglas County, 745 Vermont 20
8/8/2022 Course 4 Initial Basic Training - Topeka - Jayhawk AAA Office, 2910 SW Topeka Blvd 30
8/9/2022 Course 5 Annual Update Training - Topeka - Jayhawk AAA Office, 2910 SW Topeka Blvd 30
8/11/2022 Course 5 Annual Update Training - Chanute - SEKAAA Office, 1 West Ash 20
8/16/2022 Course 4 Initial Basic Training - Online - Videoconference - Microsoft Teams, 20
8/17/2022 Course 5 Annual Update Training - Online - Videoconference - Microsoft Teams, 20
8/18/2022 Course 5 Annual Update Training - Hays - NWKAAA, 2704 Vine St. (Thirsty's Brew Pub & Grill) 30
8/19/2022 Course 4 Initial Basic Training - Hays - NWKAAA office, 510 W. 29th St. Suite B 15
8/23/2022 Course 5 Annual Update Training - Hutchinson - Reno Co Dept on Aging, 120 W. Avenue B 15
8/24/2022 Course 4 Initial Basic Training - Johnson Co - TBA, 20
8/25/2022 Course 4 Initial Basic Training - Ottawa - ECKAAA Office, 117 S Main 20
8/31/2022 Course 5 Annual Update Training - Wichita - Sedgwick County Extension Education Center , 7001 W. 21st Street North 40
9/20/2022 Course 4 Initial Basic Training - Online - Videoconference - Microsoft Teams, 20
9/21/2022 Course 5 Annual Update Training - Online - Videoconference - Microsoft Teams, 40

Register Now!

If you would like to inquire about additional trainings, please contact your local Coordinator or a Medicare Grants Coordinator at [email protected]. While counselors are encouraged to attend training locally, all scheduled trainings are open to any counselor/applicant. Please contact our office at the number below if you have questions regarding training.

For more details about training, please review the information at SHICK Counselor Training. If you have questions, please contact the State SHICK Office at [email protected] or 785-296-4986 or 1-800-432-3535.