Colorado New Administrator Training

Certificate Course
$825.00
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Meet the assisted living requirements for education, training and experience, as set forth in the Colorado licensing regulations governing Assisted Living Residences.

This course meets the 30 hour training requirement of the Health Facilities and Emergency Medical Services Division of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment. It is recommended for owners, administrators, CEO’s, COO’s, resident services directors, nurses, social workers, marketing/admissions staff, and other department heads.

To receive credit for this course you will need to take a final exam, in person, held at various locations throughout the state. Once you complete the required 30 hours of online training, you will need to contact Sarah McVeigh at 303-837-8834 to schedule your final exam.

This comprehensive 30 hour training program consists of 15 required modules and 15 electives.

Required Training Modules:

  • Understanding Resident Rights – 2.5 hours
  • Assessments and Care Planning in Colorado – 2.5 hours
  • Creating a Safe Environment for Residents & Staff – 2.5 hours
  • Dealing with Emergencies – 2.5 hours
  • Handling Difficult Situations and Behaviors – 2.5 hours
  • Nutritious, Delicious and Safe Food Programs – 2.5 hours

Electives:

  • Definitions, Philosophy, Staffing and Training – 2 hours
  • Ethical Caregiving – 2 hours
  • Understanding the Aging Body – 2 hours
  • Activities and Enrichment – 2.5 hours
  • Alzheimer’s and Memory Care – 4 hours
  • Understanding Death & Dying: Compassion, Ethics and Hospice Care – 2.5 hours

Course Approvals:

This course is approved by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, however, to receive credit for this course you will need to take a final exam, in person, held at various locations throughout the state.

Once you complete the required 30 hours of online training, you will need to contact Sarah McVeigh at 303-837-8834 to schedule your final exam.