ESM Training Courses

 


BLOODBORNE PATHOGENS (BBP) 

$25.00

Bloodborne Pathogens training will cover protection for the potential risks of being exposed to Bloodborne or airborne illnesses.
Recertification is annual.


                     CPR & 1ST AID                          

4 HOUR 2 YEAR CERTIFICATION $45.00
4 HOUR 2 YEAR RE-CERTIFICATION $45.00

American Heart Association Heart Saver CPR/FIRST AID/AED for Healthcare Providers Program Trainers, will cover risk factors like foreign body airway obstruction, and cardio-pulmonary resuscitation for adults/children and infants.
First Aid will cover minor medical emergencies such as cuts and burns etc. Both trainings are required of the MHRT certification.
Recertification is required every two years.


    40 HOUR CERTIFIED RESIDENTIAL MEDICATION AIDE (CRMA)       

40 HOURS CERTIFICATION WITHOUT CLINICAL TEST $325.00
40 HOURS CERTIFICATION WITH THE CLINICAL TEST $375.00
8
HOUR RE-CERTIFICATION/BRIDGE $125.00

CRMA is a 40 hour course including Clinicals that will prepare participants to administer medications in residential care facilities. This program is approved through the State of Maine Residential/Licensing Regulations. Successful completion of the course is required for the MHRT-1 certification.  A clinical test with a Registered Nurse(RN) is needed to complete this course. This is commonly referred to as a Med Pass.
A refresher course is required within 2 years of certification.

Participants who currently hold a CRMA certification can attend the 8-hour State of Maine Residential/Licensing Regulations approved class. A copy of the participant's current certificate must be brought to the class.
A refresher course is required within 2 years of certification.


    MAINE COLLEGE OF DIRECT SUPPORT (DSP)     

$120.00 Entire Course

The Maine College of Direct Support curriculum includes: 3 live sessions, enrollment in online modules, 6 months tracking and technical support, and certificate issuance.  Students receive both DSP and Work Support certificates upon completion of live sessions and online modules.

 


    DIABETES & INHALER TRAINING 

$35.00

Diabetes Training - will provide certification for Section 7.1.4 of State Regulations Governing the Licensing and Functioning of Assisted Housing Programs Chapter 113, Section 7.

Topics will be, but not limited to: Dietary Guidelines, Diabetes & Nutrition, Diabetes Medicines, Injection Techniques (injection site selection, drawing & injecting insulin), Insulin Storage & Handling, Mixing Insulin, Monitoring BSL, Treatment of Insulin Reaction & Knowing the difference between Hyper / Hypoglycemia & Foot Care.

Nebulizer Training – will provide you with an understanding from the American Association for Respiratory Care with the correct use of your inhaler so you get the exact dose of medicine, making it easier to control your symptoms of asthma, COPD, or other respiratory diseases.


    MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT SPECIALIST (MHSS)       
FORMERLY, RESIDENTIAL CARE SPECIALIST (RCS)

$250.00

The intention of the course is to provide an overview of health care delivery in the assisted living environment.

MHSS is a 40 hour course required by DHHS for all staff working in the field of assisted living in Mental Health facilities. There will be many topics covered such as: Understanding Mental Health and Mental Illness toward health & recovery, Trauma, Maine’s Mental Health System, Communication, Sexuality & more.

This completed course is one requirement to receive your MHRT Certification.


    Level of Care Utilization System (LOCUS) for Psychiatric and Addiction Services   

8 Person Class(Group Rate) $300.00
Individual Rate $45.00
Class Must Have 6 People

This is a 4 hour training in a small group setting. Participants are provided all necessary materials. Training includes completion and discussion of two practice vignettes. Participants leave the training with four reliability vignettes to be submitted to DHHS. Successful completion and submission of the reliability vignettes is sufficient to qualify participants to receive a Rate ID number. A Rater ID number is required for independent completion of the LOCUS.


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