The Society is a certified provider of the Assisted Living Administrator Training required for licensure of assisted living facilities in Colorado. All individuals who will own or operate (including in a temporary capacity) an assisted living facility are required to complete this training from a certified provider.
Trainings are offered on a quarterly basis for four full instruction days. Total cost is for the course is $660 which includes CGS membership, class materials, lunches and refreshments.
The curriculum includes the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment’s required classes and additional electives to meet the 30-hour minimum contact time. There is no test upon completion of the course.
Techniques for Handling Difficult Residents
Nutrition – Eating Right
Dealing with Emergencies
Creating a Safe Environment – Infection Control
Creating a Safe Environment – Fire and Safety
Prescription & Nonprescription Drugs
Legal and Ethical Issues of the Elderly
Working with the Elderly – Care Planning
Managing the Stroke Resident
Working with the Elderly – Falls/Lift Assists
The Depressed Resident
Coping with Parkinson’s Disease
Planning a Meaningful Activity Program
Managing the Incontinent Resident
Utilizing Community Resources & Government Benefits
The next scheduled trainings are listed below. Please select one for more information on that particular course and to register.
10/25/2016 - 10/28/2016
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Assisted Living Facility Owner/Operator Training (October 2016)
Parkplace, Denver CO