Assisted Living Facility Owner/Operator Training (September 2020)

Date/Time
Date(s) - 09/28/2020 - 10/02/2020
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Colorado Gerontological Society is a certified provider of the 40-hour Assisted Living Facility Administrator Training required for licensure of assisted living facilities in Colorado. Trainings are offered on a quarterly basis, as a virtual five-day forty-hour consolidated course. Total cost is for the course is $825 which includes CGS membership, class materials, exam preparation tools and instructor access. Participants must register for the complete five-day course. Partial registrations will not be accepted.

The maximum class size is 20 participants. The fourth quarter training will be from September 28 – October 2, 2020.

Tentative Class Schedule
This schedule is preliminary and may be subject to change. This is in no way a guarantee of offered courses or time/date of instruction.

Day Time Course Instructor
Orientation Session
Thursday September 24, 2020
09:30 – 11:30 Course Orientation Eileen Doherty, MS
Day One
Monday September 28, 2020
08:00 – 12:00 Chapter 7 Eileen Doherty, MS
12:30 – 01:30 Chapter 2 and 24 Eileen Doherty, MS
01:45 – 03:00 Volume 8 Medicaid Eileen Doherty, MS
03:00 – 03:45 Public Safety and Life Safety Eileen Doherty, MS
04:00 – 05:00 Case Study
Day Two
Tuesday September 29, 2020
08:00 – 11:00 Person Centered Care Maria Madrid, MA
11:15 – 12:00 Resident Assessment TBA
12:30 – 03:45 Resident Rights TBA
04:00 – 05:00 Case Study
Day Three
Wednesday September 30, 2020
08:00 – 12:00 Cognitive and Behavioral Care Tamra Meurer, NP
12:30 – 02:00 Medication Management Tamra Meurer, NP
02:15 – 03:45 Kitchen, Dietary and Nutrition Tamra Meurer, NP
04:00 – 05:00 Case Study
Day Four
Thursday October 1, 2020
08:00 – 09:30 Emergency Operations Roger Doherty, MPA
09:45 – 11:45 Medical Emergencies including Falls and Lift Assist Rob Moore, EMT
12:15 – 01:15 Secure Environments Alicia Murray, MA
01:30 – 02:30 Resident Engagement Linnea Couture
02:45 – 03:45 Physical Plant Pat Cook, RN
04:00 – 05:00 Case Study
Day Five
Friday October 2, 2020
08:00 – 09:00 Human Resources Pat Cook, RN
09:15 – 12:00 Federal and State Mandates Eileen Doherty, MS
12:30 – 05:00 Business Operations Eileen Doherty, MS

Course Policies

Refund Policy: All cancellations must be received in writing five days prior to the session. A $100 processing fee will be charged for all cancellations. Refunds will be made approximately thirty days after the training. Individuals who cancel less than one week prior to training start will not be entitled to a refund.

Returned Check Policy: There will be a $35 charge for dishonored or returned checks.

Proof of Identity:The State requires that all registrants must prove identity to receive a certificate of participation of the Administrator training. During the training, please show a current Colorado’s Driver’s License, Current Colorado non-driver identification card; current US federal, state or local government-issued identification (including military); current tribal enrollment card with photo or other form of photo tribal identification; current passport, or current student identification. Copies will be kept on file. Individuals will be required to sign a State Approved Form documenting they have shown proof of identity.