Training Calendar

Upcoming training courses are below. Please use the form at the bottom of the page to register and pay in advance to reserve your spot!

LPN IV Training

  • Available on Demand – Register Below

CPR Class

  • Wednesday, January 16, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
  • Wednesday, February 13, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
  • Wednesday, March 13, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
  • Wednesday, April 17, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
  • Wednesday, May 15, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

First Aid

  • Wednesday, January 16, 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
  • Wednesday, February 13, 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
  • Wednesday, March 13, 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
  • Wednesday, April 17, 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
  • Wednesday, May 15, 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Medication Assistance Training (6 hours) (also known as med tech training)

Our program covers the required training for unlicensed staff involved with the management of medications and assisting with the self-administration of medications under Florida Statue Chapter 429.256. Unlicensed staff must complete this initial 6 hours of training provided by a registered nurse or licensed pharmacist prior to assisting a resident with self-administration of medications.

Medication Assistance Training (6hrs):

  • Thursday, January 10, 9:00am -4:00pm
  • Thursday, February 7, 9:00am -4:00pm
  • Thursday, March 7, 9:00am-4:00pm
  • Thursday April 4, 9:00am-4:00pm
  • Thursday, May 2, 9:00am-4:00pm

Medication Assistance Annual Update Training (2 hours)

Our program covers the required training for the unlicensed staff, the annual minimum of 2 hours of continuing education training on providing assistance with self-administration of medications and safe medication practices in an assisted living facility as defined in Section 429.256(1)(b), F.S., who provide assistance with self-administration of medications and have successfully completed the initial 6-hour training. The 2 hours of continuing education training shall only be provided by a registered nurse or licensed pharmacist.

Medication Assistance Annual Update Training (2hr):

  • Wednesday, January 9, 9:00am-11:00am
  • Wednesday, February 6, 9:00am-11:00am
  • Wednesday, March 6, 9:00am-11:00am
  • Wednesday, April 3, 9:00am-11:00am
  • Wednesday, May 1, 9:00am-11:00am

*********IMPORTANT UPDATE FOR MEDICATION ASSISTANTS*********
Trained unlicensed staff, prior to the effective date of the Rule, May 10, 2018, who assist with the self-administration of medications and have successfully completed 4 hours of assistance with self-administration of medications training, must complete an additional 2 hours of training that focuses on the new topics of Chapter 429.256(3), F.S. and Chapter 58A-5.0191(6)(b), F.A.C. before assisting with the procedures listed.

Medication Assistance New Skills Training (2hr):

  • Wednesday, January 9, 11:00am-1:00pm
  • Wednesday, February 6, 11:00am-1:00pm
  • Wednesday, March 6, 11:00-1:00pm
  • Wednesday, April 3, 11:00am-1:00pm
  • Wednesday, May 1, 11:00am-1:00pm

For more information about this course, please email DStrella@AtkinsonPharmacy.com.

Training Course Registration

  • Selected Courses

  • 6 hour complete course for beginners, OR if it is past the one year mark of the original certification.
  • 2 hour annual update training + 2 hour new skills training (added June 2018).
    **NOTE** If you received the original certificate or the annual update certificate before June 2018 and are due for the annual update training, you will need both the new skills and the annual update trainings.
  • 2 hour re-certification course only (new skills training not included).
    **NOTE** If you received original certificate or the annual update certificate before June 2018 and are due for the annual update training, you will also need the new skills course.
  • 2 hour new skills training ONLY added as of June 2018 (annual update training not included).
    **NOTE** If you received the original certification or the annual update training before June 2018, you will need the new skills training along with the annual update training.
  • Note - Only certain courses are available for online registration / payment at this time. If your desired course is not listed below, please email us for information.
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