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Assisted Living Manager Training Program 

Certified Assisted Living Manager Training

Dates: February 19 - 23

Times: 8:00AM - 4:00PM

Location: 3877 N. 7th St. Ste. 280, Phoenix, AZ 85014

Application Criteria 

Pre-requisite for the Assisted Living Manager Training program is to have a valid form of ID, a copy of your Social Security card, an Arizona Caregiver Certificate obtained after August 2013 (unless you are licensed in Arizona as an MD, DO, RN, LPN, or Arizona Nursing Care Institution Administrator), a valid fingerprint clearance card, and a CPR/First Aid Card.

Assisted Living Manager Training Program Structure

*Applications will be processed Monday - Friday 9 AM - 3 PM*

  • Step One: Submit the registration packet with additional documents.
  • Step Two: Attend, study, and complete curriculum and skills training
  • Step Three: Arizona LeadingAge will register the individual for the State Exam.
  • Step Four: Take the state exam and pass!


Arizona LeadingAge - Fall Prevention & Recovery 

  • The Arizona LeadingAge Fall Prevention & Training Program was built to provide comprehensive and ongoing education to aging services providers to comply with ARS 36-420.01.

    Each module presents a deep-dive into fall prevention, specific department approaches to fall prevention, and fall recovery through powerpoints, resources, and a quiz.

    After completion of the following modules with a quiz score at or greater than 75% with no more than two attempts an individual is eligible to attempt the final exam to receive a certificate.

    • Introduction to Fall Prevention
    •  Choose the module that relates to your aging services setting
      •  Skilled Nursing, Assisted Living Centers, Assisted Living Homes, or Adult Day Centers
    • Fall Recovery 

Target Audience: Executive Directors, Administrators, Nurse Leaders, QAPI Team Members, Physical & Occupational Therapy, and Assisted Living Managers


Members: $200/ Non-Members: $300

Licensed Residential Homes Members: $75/ Licensed Residential Homes Non-Members: $100

Adult Day Center Members: $75/ Adult Day Center Non-Members: $100

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Arizona LeadingAge Education Headquarters 

All On-Demand Webinars available at the Education Headquarters

On-Demand Webinars: 

Hospital Transfers for AL: Understanding NEW Regulation

Join Arizona LeadingAge and Isaacson P.C. for this informative session on new requirements related to hospital transfers within an assisted living facility and an assisted living home. This session will be diving deep into the changes introduced by SB1157 that was passed in the 2023 Legislative Session. Attendees will gain an understanding of the new requirements and the documentation that must be provided to emergency services when a resident is transferring out of the facility for emergency medical services. Finally, attendees will be provided a resource to aid in regulatory compliance.

Target Audience: Executive Directors, Nurse Managers, Assisted Living Managers, and Caregivers

Continuing Education: 1 NCIA CEU

Pricing: Free for Members/ $25 AAHA Member/ $50 Non-Member

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Fingerprinting: Understanding Updated Regulation

Join Arizona LeadingAge and Isaacson P.C for this informative session on fingerprint clearance cards. This session covers the recent changes and clarification on individuals who need to be fingerprinted in a nursing care institution. This session will dive into the administrative rules and discuss the impact of the HB2049 from the 2022 legislative session.

Target Audience: Executive Directors, Administrators, Assisted Living Managers, and Human Resource Directors


Members: $30/ Non-Members: $75

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RoP Interpretative Guidance Phases 2 & 3

On June 29, 2022, CMS released revised Long-Term Care surveyor guidance, including clarifications and technical corrections of Phase 2 guidance issued in 2017, new guidance for Phase 3 issued in 2019, and guidance on the new arbitration requirements which became effective September 2019. Surveyors will begin using this guidance to identify noncompliance on October 24, 2022. This four-part educational webinar will explain the updates and changes of the regulations and guidance. Attendees will be able to gain knowledge on developing actions plans for achieving compliance related to the updates and changes. Attendees will be able to ask questions to gain clarification from an expert in health law.

Target Audience: Administrators, Assisted Living Managers, Directors of Nursing, Nurse Managers, Nurses, and Clinical Leaders


Members Free/ Non-Members $60

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Liability Workshop: Understanding COVID-19's Impact

Arizona LeadingAge is offering a Liability Workshop to understand the newly passed liability protection legislation for businesses in Arizona.  

The session will go over the new liability laws, specific required documentation, and best practices to protect your organization under the new Arizona law.

Members $30/Non-Members $75


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