Free Annual Training for Personal Care Home Administrators & Direct Care Staff
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Northampton Community College is conducting Free statewide online training for Personal Care Home staff and administrators and staff licensed agencies serving individuals with intellectual disabilities. The training is funded by the Department of Human Services Bureau of Human Services Licensing and each continuing education class is equal to 3 annual training hours. Participation is limited to staff persons working in Pennsylvania’s licensed Personal Care Homes, Assisted Living Residences, Community Homes for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities, Family Living Homes, Adult Training Facilities and Vocational Facilities for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities.
Class Schedule & Registration Information
Diabetes Continuing Education
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all NCC DHS Diabetes Overview classes will be offered online via the Zoom platform. CDE Certified Instructors will be using PowerPoint for the lecture portion of the class and will be demonstrating insulin practical skills. Participants will be required to provide their own supplies to complete the hands-on portion of the class. Preferred training should be at your Personal Care Home. Training is limited to 10 participants per class. To request a training, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please click here to view and download the course requirements
Online Continuing Education Classes (Delivered via Zoom)
All technical requirements must be satisfied before enrolling in a course. Please click on course title to register. Please click here to view and download the course schedule and technical requirements.
|Weds., Dec. 9, 2020||9am-Noon||Nutrition & Dietary Supervision in PCH|
|Weds., Dec. 9, 2020||1-4pm||Staff Retention, Morale & Recruitment|
Note: 15 minute late rule: if a participant logs in 15 minutes after the start of the class, they may attend, but will not receive a certificate.
Although these classes are being offered free of charge, registration is still required for attendance.
For companies registering four or more employees, please download our registration form, complete the form, and fax to 610-332-6556. Please use employee's personal email address, not the company.
To find out more about our fee based Personal Care Home Administrator program.