Train the Trainer Personal Care Aide/Direct Care Staff

This course is completed virtually using the Zoom Platform.

Personal Care Aide/Direct Care Staff Instructors Coursework (Train the Trainer)

This course is for licensed nurses who want to teach Personal Care Aides and Direct Care Staff in Virginia. This course covers basic principles of adult learning, teaching methods and tools, evaluation strategies and measurement tools for assessing learning outcomes, preparing a lesson plan, Reviews both Virginia Department of Social Service Direct Care Staff Curriculum for Assisted Living Facilities and DMAS (Department of Medical Assistance Service) Personal Care Aides Curriculum.

Topics of course:

  • Basic Principles of Adult Learning

  • Teaching Methods and Tools for Adult Learners

  • Evaluation Strategies and Measurement Tools for Assessing the Learning Outcomes

  • How to Prepare a Lesson Plan

  • Virginia Department of Social Services ALF’s Website

  • Assisted Living Facility Regulations pertaining to staff training.

  • Review of Curriculums


Phone: 540-622-6464

Cost: $180.00

Class Schedule:

Classes are 8am-2pm

July 16th

August 25th

September 23rd

October 19th

November 12th

December 9th

January 26, 2022

To register: Send me an email with your name and the class and date you would like to register for. I will send you a link to access the class via Zoom and an electronic invoice. If you have any questions, please give me a call.

Class must be cancelled 4 business days before class begins to receive a refund. A 4% processing fee will be deducted. If student is unable to receive a refund, they will be able to join the next available class.