Continuing Education Office will offer nursing home administrator courses

This spring the Penn State Beaver Office of Continuing Education will offer a series of courses for nursing home administrators, who must complete 48 hours of coursework every two years. The following courses are four hours in length and will be held at Beaver campus. These courses are approved by the PA Department of Public Welfare for personal care home administrators and the State Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Administrators. Fee for each course is $60. "Facilitation Skills for Educating Your Staff" from 8 a.m. to noon Friday, April 4, "Caring for the Veteran" from 1 to 5 p.m. Friday, April 4, "Dealing with Difficult People" 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 5 and "Effective Communication: It’s Not All Words" from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, April 5. To register for a course(s) or for more information, contact the Office of Continuing at or 724-773-3700.

Last Updated February 17, 2014