Quality Assurance Preparation Training

Event Details

The 2019 Quality Assurance (QA) Preparation Training will be held on Thursday, August 8 through Friday, August 9, 2019 at the Norris Conference Center in Austin.

The Quality Assurance (QA) Preparation Training is offered by Texas CASA to programs who will have a QA Review in FY2020 (Sept. 1, 2019 – Aug. 31, 2020). During this training, attendees will learn about the QA process and Texas CASA Standards to prepare for the upcoming review. In addition, this training allows program leaders to share best practices and hear from other like-sized programs that will also be a part of this QA cycle.

Registration is limited to two people per program with a FY20 QA.


THURSDAY, AUGUST 8 | 12:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Check-in Opens
Welcome and Opening Remarks
Learnings from the Previous QA Cycle
Priorities for FY20 – FY22 QA Cycle
Overview of Timeline and Process
Highlight of Newly Monitored Standards & Resources
FRIDAY, AUGUST 9 | 8:15 AM – 3:00 PM
Doors Open
Opening Remarks
New Financial Oversight Process and Q&A
Working Lunch and Report Out
Lessons Learned & Commitments
Closing Remarks



A block of hotel rooms has been reserved for the night of Thursday, August 8, at a discounted rate of $119/night at:

Holiday Inn Express & Suites
17011 Research Blvd
Austin, TX 78759

The discounted rate is available until July 17 or until the room block is filled, whichever comes first.

To book: Call (512) 346-5555 or (800) 465-4329 and ask for the Texas CASA QA Prep Training group block.

Texas CASA will reimburse your hotel for the night of Thursday, August 8. Any additional nights will be at your own expense. To request a reimbursement for the night of August 8, please turn in your completed reimbursement form at the QA Preparation Training or email it to Program Operations Specialist Kelly Pratt at kpratt@texascasa.org no later than Friday, August 16, 2019.

Meals Included

Friday, August 9 | Lunch