Education | Events

Workforce Trainings

FHCA offers specialized trainings that can help members grow their long term care workforce, or help current long term care professionals meet their licensure requirements. Some trainings are delivered as a stand-alone event, while others are offered in cojunction with FHCA's statewide conferences.

LPN Supervisory Training and CNA Train-the-Trainer for RN Instructors 

This four-hour session is especially packaged for RN education directors. A streamlined two-for-one session, it will cover everything required to prepare LPNs to supervise CNAs,
as well as train CNAs to take the CNA exam. Includes two training manuals.Trainer: Kim Broom, FHCA Director of Clinical & Regulatory Services

Infection Prevention and Control Officer (Online Training)

FHCA's online training program offered in partnership with the American Health Care Association (AHCA). This self-study, self-paced online training covers all components of the new Infection Prevention and Control Requirements from CMS. Individuals who complete the course will be trained to effectively implement and manage an Infection Prevention and Control Program at their nursing facilities. Learn more here.

Preceptor Refresher Course (hosted in conjunction with the FHCA Annual Conference)

Board of Nursing Home Administrators’ regulations pursuant to 64B10-16.0025(2), FAC, require all Florida Nursing Home Administrators with Preceptor Certification to take a two-hour Preceptor Refresher Course upon license renewal every two years. This course will meet that requirement. If you are considering becoming a Preceptor, this session will also provide an overview to help you understand the needs and expectations of AITs and Preceptors. FHCA’s Senior Director of Quality Affairs, Deborah Franklin will moderate this session as experts, including current and past members of the Board of Nursing Home Administrators, probable cause panel members and experienced Preceptors share their knowledge.

Preceptor Provider Training

This six (6) hour Preceptor Training meets the requirements of 64B10-16.0025(2), FAC. This session will be an interactive training program to qualify attendees to become preceptors and help shape the careers of new long term care administrators. Trainer:  Deborah Franklin, FHCA Senior Director of Quality Affairs