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  1. Monitoring Residents for Changes in Condition

    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 1
    • Common Causes of Changes in Condition
    • Ramework for All Staff to Systematically Observe Residents

    This course is not approved by the California Department of Social Services (CDSS). For courses that are approved to meet the CDSS certification or recertification requirements, please click here.

    The purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with how to recognize a change of condition in residents and the elements of monitoring. Evaluation strategies are provided, with steps to take to respond to a change of condition. The course engages the learner in learning how to think about, respond to, and monitor a resident’s change of condition.

    $19.99
  2. Assisting Residents with Activities of Daily Living

    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 2
    • Person-Centered Care and Hospitality Model of Service
    • Qualities of a Good Direct Care Staff Member

    This course is not approved by the California Department of Social Services (CDSS). For courses that are approved to meet the CDSS certification or recertification requirements, please click here.

    Many residents in assisted living need assistance with one or more activities of daily living (ADLs) such as bathing, dressing, and ambulating.

    $29.99
  3. Personal Protective Equipment

    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 1
    • The Proper Use and Disposal of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
    • The Purpose for Using Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

    This course is not approved by the California Department of Social Services (CDSS). For courses that are approved to meet the CDSS certification or recertification requirements, please click here.

    Infection control in Assisted Living/Residential Care Communities is designed to provide a safe working environment for employees and a safe living environment for residents. While there are many components to establishing a safe environment, this course is going to focus on the proper use and disposal of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) commonly used in a Community when caring for residents.

    $19.99
  4. Psychosocial Issues

    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 1
    • Ways to Meet Our Resident's Psychosocial Needs
    • Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs

    This course is not approved by the California Department of Social Services (CDSS). For courses that are approved to meet the CDSS certification or recertification requirements, please click here.

    The psychosocial health of our residents is a very important component of overall health and happiness.

    $19.99
  5. Respecting Resident Rights, Promoting Dignity, and Encouraging Independence

    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 1
    • Critical Components to Providing Resident-Centered Care
    • How To Enhance Resident Self-Esteem and Well-Being

    This course is not approved by the California Department of Social Services (CDSS). For courses that are approved to meet the CDSS certification or recertification requirements, please click here.

    Three critical components to providing resident-centered care. Each of these three components are discussed in detail and examples are provided to help administrators and direct care staff apply these concepts with their residents.

    $19.99
  6. Coping with Memory Loss

    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 1
    • Tips That Can Help Persons Cope With Their Memory Loss.
    • Tips That Can Help Families and Caregivers Who Are Caring for a Person With Memory Loss

    This course is not approved by the California Department of Social Services (CDSS).

    The realization that one is experiencing some memory loss can be frightening. In this course we will provide examples of early and later stages of memory loss. Many suggestions are provided to help residents cope with memory loss and maintain their independence. This course also provides suggestions on how to help both direct care staff and the residents’ families cope with the memory loss of a resident.

    $19.99
  7. Stress Management for the Caregiver

    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 1
    • The Signs and Symptoms of Both Stress and Burnout
    • Steps to Assist in Managing Stress

    This course is not approved by the California Department of Social Services (CDSS). For courses that are approved to meet the CDSS certification or recertification requirements, please click here.

    This purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with basic information about stress management, particularly for caregivers. Information on stress and its effect on the body, including stress reactions, is provided. This course will help caregivers to recognize the sources of stress within the five realms of experience and explain how to care for oneself. This course provides caregivers with a better understanding of stress and recognizes strategies and techniques for managing stress.

    $19.99
  8. Basic Nutrition and Food Safety

    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 1
    • Food Groups and Caloric Intake
    • Various Modified Diet Plans
    This course is not approved by the California Department of Social Services (CDSS). For courses that are approved to meet the CDSS certification or recertification requirements, please click here.

    The purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with basic nutrition and food safety for the older adult. Components of a healthy diet, nutritional guidelines, the effect of aging on nutrition, and the safe preparation and storage of food are presented.

    $19.99
  9. Tuberculosis

    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 3
    • The Cause of Tuberculosis (TB)
    • Risk Factors for Acquiring TB

    This course is not approved by the California Department of Social Services (CDSS). For courses that are approved to meet the CDSS certification or recertification requirements, please click here.

    This program will provide an in-depth look at Tuberculosis (TB) and the disease processes affecting today’s population. The pathophysiology of this disease process is discussed in great detail as well as potential complications and treatment. Assessment and care of the resident will be discussed as well.

    $39.99
  10. Substance Abuse and Treatment

    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 1.25
    • Substance Misuse and Abuse in Residential Care Facilities
    • 13 Principals of Effective Drug Treatment

    This course is not approved by the California Department of Social Services (CDSS). For courses that are approved to meet the CDSS certification or recertification requirements, please click here.

    This course will address the issues of substance misuse and abuse in residential care facilities. Participants will obtain insight on substance abuse risk factors and incidence. An overview of the human brain and ways in which abused drugs work in our brain is presented. Administrators and caregivers will learn the most common drugs of abuse, including their effects and risks. This course also presents the National Institute Drug Abuse 13 Principals of Effective Drug Treatment. Various types of treatment programs and approaches to drug abuse treatment will also be addressed.

    $39.99
  11. Staffing Skills for Successful Administrators

    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 2
    • Key Areas Necessary to Be a Successful Administrator
    • How to Recruit, Select, Hire, Train and Motivate Employees

    This course is not approved by the California Department of Social Services (CDSS). For courses that are approved to meet the CDSS certification or recertification requirements, please click here.

    The purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with management and supervisory skills related to staffing. A good company is only as good as its employees. This course will engage learners in learning how to recruit, select, hire, train, and motivate employees. Information on how to provide performance corrections and terminate an employer/employee relationship will be presented. A review of the California regulations specific to personnel records and staffing schedules in provided.

    $29.99
  12. Aging Changes and Considerations

    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 1
    • The Physical, Emotional, and Spiritual Changes That Occur With Aging
    • Common Changes Experienced by Nearly Everyone During the Aging Process

    This course is not approved by the California Department of Social Services (CDSS). For courses that are approved to meet the CDSS certification or recertification requirements, please click here.

    Every person experiences aging, though each of us ages differently. This course explores the physical, emotional, and spiritual changes that occur with aging. Detailed physical system changes are discussed. Suggestions are provided for direct care staff to assist residents as aging processes occur.

    $19.99
  13. Autism Spectrum Disorder Across the Lifespan

    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 2
    • Diagnostic Criteria and Distinguishing Characteristics
    • Characteristics of Autism, Asperger's Disorder, and Pervasive Developmental Disorder

    This course is not approved by the California Department of Social Services (CDSS).

    This course presents current information on the Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). Common terminology, characteristics, screening recommendations, diagnostic criteria, and management of ASD is presented. Participants will learn the diagnostic criteria and distinguishing characteristics of Autism, Asperger's Disorder, and Pervasive Developmental Disorder-Not Otherwise Specified. Best practices and intervention planning for individuals of all ages are discussed.

    $39.99
  14. Common Digestive System Diseases

    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 5
    • Major Structures and Functions of the Digestive System
    • Common Symptoms and Treatment for Each Disease

    This course is not approved by the California Department of Social Services (CDSS). For courses that are approved to meet the CDSS certification or recertification requirements, please click here.

    This course provides learners with an understanding of the healthy digestive system and many common disease processes affecting both the adult and elderly populations.

    $59.99
  15. Common Infectious Conditions

    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 2
    • The Four Common Infectious Conditions
    • Symptoms and How the Conditions Are Diagnosed

    This course is not approved by the California Department of Social Services (CDSS). For courses that are approved to meet the CDSS certification or recertification requirements, please click here.

    The purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with four common infectious conditions found in care settings. The four conditions presented are: methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE), norovirus, and clostridium difficile (C-Diff). For each condition, the pathophysiology, the infectious process, modes of transmission, treatment, and prevention are discussed. The course engages learners in how to think about staff education, standard precautions, and isolation precautions related to common infectious conditions.

    $29.99
  16. Constipation: Causes, Prevention, and Treatment

    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 3
    • The Medical Condition of Constipation
    • Causes, Symptoms, and Prevention of Constipation

    This course is not approved by the California Department of Social Services (CDSS). For courses that are approved to meet the CDSS certification or recertification requirements, please click here.

    This course introduces the student to current information related to the medical condition of constipation. An overview of the normal digestive system is discussed to better understand constipation. Such topics as causes, symptoms, and prevention of constipation are discussed. Examinations and tests to diagnose constipation and common treatments are presented. Learn the best practices for assisting individuals and residents who are experiencing constipation. Case studies will be utilized to apply the knowledge learned in this course to real-life situations.

    $39.99
  17. Depression and Suicide in Older Adults

    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 1
    • Overview of Depression and Suicide in the Assisted Living Resident
    • The Proper Steps to Take If a Resident Appears to Be Suicidal

    This course is not approved by the California Department of Social Services (CDSS). For courses that are approved to meet the CDSS certification or recertification requirements, please click here.

    This purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with an overview of depression and suicide in the older adult. Both the myths and facts surrounding depression and suicide among older adults will be discussed. The definition and symptoms of depression are presented along with ways to recognize if an older adult is depressed. Current statistics on depression among older adults are presented. This course engages learners in learning how to reduce the risk of depression among older adults in the care setting, as well as the proper steps to take if a person appears to be suicidal.

    $19.99
  18. Epilepsy and Seizures

    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 3
    • Distinguish Among Different Types of Seizures
    • Identify the Signs and Symptoms of a Seizure

    This course is not approved by the California Department of Social Services (CDSS). For courses that are approved to meet the CDSS certification or recertification requirements, please click here.

    This course provides detailed information on epilepsy and seizures. The classification of seizures is discussed to help the learner distinguish among different types of seizures. This course also includes the history and incidence of epilepsy, risk factors, current treatment options, as well as discuss EEG and other neuroimaging as they pertain to epilepsy. Causes and neurological related information is presented along with the impact of epilepsy on moods, behavior, and memory. Seizure and epilepsy education topics are presented, including information on safety precautions.

    $39.99
  19. Essential Technology Skills for Administrators

    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 1
    • Technology Skills That an Effective Administrator Must Possess
    • Intermediate and Advanced Technology Skills

    This course is not approved by the California Department of Social Services (CDSS).

    We are all living in a technologically sophisticated world that continues to grow and change by the day. This course will identify the essential technology skills that all successful administrators should possess. A self-assessment is provided to assist administrators in identifying his/her technology skill strengths and weaknesses. Necessary skills are discussed and categorized into basic (must have), intermediate, and advanced skills. Threats of using email, including malware are discussed with ways to protect personal computers from these threats. Learn common email and cell phone text messaging etiquette. An overview of text messaging uses, limitations, and jargon will get any administrator comfortable using this new technology.

    $19.99
  20. Fire Safety and Emergency Preparedness

    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 2
    • The Five Basic Fire Safety Practices Necessary in a Facility
    • Writing a Comprehensive Fire Safety and Emergency Preparedness Plan

    This course is not approved by the California Department of Social Services (CDSS). For courses that are approved to meet the CDSS certification or recertification requirements, please click here.

    This course takes a look at the issue of fire safety and emergency preparedness in assisted living and residential care facilities. Five basic fire safety practices will be discussed. Learn common fire emergency response procedures. Fire safety equipment, use of fire extinguishers, prevention, training, and other aspects of effective management of for effective fire safety will be addressed. Participants will learn details on how to develop a written emergency management plan for their facility.
    $29.99
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