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 Thursday of each month. All other trainings will be in-person training.

Registration is now available for both Course 4 Initial training and Course 5 Update training in January, February, and March  2023. 

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 Course name City Location Capacity  Status
1/17/2023 Course 4 Initial Basic Training Online Microsoft Teams Videoconference 30  cancelled
1/19/2023 Course 5 Annual Update Training Online Microsoft Teams Videoconference 30  
2/16/2023 Course 5 Annual Update Training Online Microsoft Teams Videoconference 30  
2/21/2023 Course 4 Initial Basic Training Online Microsoft Teams Videoconference 30  
3/16/2023 Course 5 Annual Update Training Online Microsoft Teams Videoconference 30  
3/21/2023 Course 4 Initial Basic Training Online Microsoft Teams Videoconference 30  

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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.