The Director of the Staff Development Course is specifically designed to
prepare licensed nurses for duties as the Director of Staff Development in a
Skilled Nursing Facility or as an instructor in a precertification programs for
certified nursing assistants (CNAs). (Some states refer to Director of Staff
Development as Staff Development Coordinator).

Students attending the program will receive training in planning, implementing,
and evaluating nurse education program. Specifically, students will learn how
to develop and maintain training records, draft course outlines and lesson
plans, develop long range and short range training plans, and how to conduct

This twenty-four (24) training program meets the
educational requirements for approval as a Director of
Staff Development in a Skilled Nursing Facility and
instructor in a precertification program for CNAs by
the Department of Public Health.

West Haven University School of Nursing is an approved continuing education
provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing BRN CEP No. 13265.

24 CEUs will be awarded upon successful completion of the course. Additional
6 CEU course will be provided without additional charge.
Director of Staff Development Course (DSD)

Course work will be assigned and completed offline.
(24 hours allotted for training, including course work offline)
(9:00 am - 1:30 pm) PST
Saturday and Sunday

January 5 and 6, 2019  
January 19 and 20, 2019
February 2 and 3, 2019
February 16 and 17, 2019
March 2 and 3, 2019
March 23 and 24, 2019
April 6 and 7, 2019
April 27 and 28, 2019
May 11 and 12, 2019
May 25 and 26, 2019
June 8 and 9, 2019
June 22 and 23, 2019
July 6 and 7, 2019
July 20 and 21, 2019

Course Fee: $445

To register,

What do you expect after registration:

You will receive an e-mail information within 24 hours an access link to the webinar, and
access to the study hall where course materials and assignment is posted with your username
and password.

How the online class works:
1. This is a live online course of instruction where you interact with the instructor and other
2. When you click a link to your e-mail, you have to download an app of anymeeting and then
type your full name and e-mail address.
3.  The instructor will welcome you to the class and provide a brief tutorial.
4. You interact by reading what is presented by the instructor and other students and typing your
own response or questions.
5. The training program is 24-hours in length and that includes online lectures (approximately 3
hours each of the three days and 5 hours of course assignments that are completed
6. Upon successfully completing of the course, a Certification of Completion, suitable for
framing, and an official transcript of records (sealed and a copy for your records) from West
Haven University will be mailed to you.

Cancellation Policy:
Registration fees paid are nonrefundable. Rescheduling is allowed with no additional fee.
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