Training Schedule for 2018

 We are an approved training provider by the Department of Elder Affairs (DOEA) & Agency for Healthcare Administration (AHCA) 

ASSISTED LIVING CORE TRAINING  (new laws in effect for July 2015)
Assisted Living Core Training Program is a 26 hours mandatory course for all ALF Administrators and Managers and including passing the competency exam given by the University of South Florida in conjunction with the Department of Elder Affairs.

ALF Core Training (26 Hrs) 
Cost: $395 (ALF Guide included)
Time: 9:00 AM- 6:30 PM
Date:     (New laws effective July/October 2015)
Jan 2018, 24, 25, 26
Feb 21, 22, 23
Mar 21, 22, 23
Apr 18, 19, 20
May 16, 17, 18
Jun 20, 21, 22

Please note that ALF FL Laws has updated the Administrator Core training to 40 hours effective December 1, 2014. ALF Core update remains 12 hours CEUs. We will be updating the new training as soon as the new curriculum is approved. Check back periodically for updates.    

(Note: Testing fees for USF not included in training)  
For ALF testing dates and registration application, visit

ALF Core Test Review Course (3 Hrs)
(Review course to prepare you for the competency exam. You must bring your ALF guide book)   Cost: $50
Date & Time
: TBA (one week prior to testing date)  
 TBA  from 11am-2pm
TBA    from 11am-2pm                  

This is the basic training program for AFCH providers offering full-time living arrangements in their private home including room and board and personal care on a 24 hour basis for no more than 5 disabled adults or frail elders who are not relatives.

AFCH Core Training (12 Hrs)
Cost: $245 (AFCH Guide $45 included)  
Time: 9:00 AM- 5 PM & 9 AM-2 PM
Date: Jan 11 
         Feb 8
         Mar 20

AFCH Administrative Annual update (3 Hrs)
Cost: $60 
Time: 2 pm - 5pm 
Date: TBA 

Cost: $75.00 (Guide $15 included)
Pre-requisite: Proof of ALF Core Class Taken
Date & time: TBA

Assistance With Self-Administered Medications (6 Hr)  - (new laws in effect)
Cost: $60 (Guide $15 not included)  (New price of $60 in effect Jan 2017)
Time: 9am-3pm 
Date/Time:  (All dates subject to change or cancellation)
    (Walk-ins for class is NOT recommended. Prior registration and payment required)   
Dec 20    from 9am-3pm 
Jan  10, 31, Feb 14, 28, Mar 14, 28, Apr 11, 25, May 9, 23, Jun 13, 27

All new hire must complete 6 hours training. 

Assistance With Self-Administered Medications - Annual Update (2 Hr)
Cost: $25
Date/Time: Weekly - Contact us 

ALF & AFCH Course Updates & Continuing Education 
Attention ALF/AFCH organizations:
Are you in compliance with the new training requirement for 2015 such as DNRO, LMH, LNS, ECC or the new background check rules?

* 12-hour CE for ALF Administrators and Managers ******SPECIAL OFFER for $145.00 may include any of the followings: New Administrative laws update, DNRO, Alzheimer, Emergency Management, AHCA Survey guidelines and updates
Dates: Jan 30
            Feb 27, Mar 27

ALF & AFCH Continuing Education & Staff In-service (click here)

Staff In-service and Professional CE are available weekly. Call to schedule a date & time 

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