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Annual Continuing Education Courses

The following courses are approved by the PA Department of Public Welfare for personal care home administrators.

Team S.U.C.C.E.S.S.: Team Building for Your Organization (6 hours)
Understand the characteristics of effective teams, learn how to develop teams for success, and discover the common challenges that face teams as they strive for success.
Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015
9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. 
Cost: $84

Understanding Dementia (6 hours)
Deepen your understanding dementia and learn to recognize the symptoms and process of the disease.
Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015
9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. 
Cost: $84

Leadership Challenges: Transforming Your Organization (6 hours)
Learn techniques for managing change effectively in a climate where change is not optional. Explore the challenges of generational differences among employees and discuss effective methods of defining and strengthening your organization’s culture.
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2015
9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. 
Cost $84

Non-Violent Self-Defense (6 hours)
Non-violent self-defense is a critical safety competency for employees at all levels of the organization. Gain an understanding of an organizational model of responses to policies and procedures.
Friday, Nov. 13, 2015
9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. 
Cost $84

For more information or to register for any classes, please contact the Penn State Beaver Office of Continuing Education, 724-773-3700.


The Adult Residential Licensing Program is pleased to announce a scholarship that will allow eligible personal care homes to send an individual for training at no charge.

Click here for more information about the Adult Residential Program.

You can also download the Spring 2015 Adult Residential Licensing Program brochure (pdf).