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Niles College is pleased to offer the Director of Staff Development (DSD) Training Program. This DSD course is specially designed to prepare licensed nurses for duties as the DSD in a Skilled Nursing Facility or as an instructor in precertification programs for CNA. Students will receive training in planning, implementing and evaluating nurse education program. Specially, students will learn how to develop and maintain records, draft course outlines and lesson plans, develop long range and short range training plans and how to conduct training.
This is a 3-day CE program and is required by the CDPH (Title 22, Chap 2.5) for nurse wishing to be a DSD in a Long-Term Care Facility or to teach in a CNA training program.
At the end of this 3-day program, students will receive training on how to develop a curriculum, use a curriculum excellently to demonstrate and how to evaluate the knowledge of the topic taught to their students. They will be able to draft course outlines as well as lesson plans and understands how to adapt each educational topic to the target audience.
Niles College Objectives: at the end of the course, the students will be able to:
To qualify for this training course, a student must be a licensed RN's or LVN's and must satisfy one of the following:
Niles College is an approved CE Provider by BRN, Provider No. CEP 16143.