Core Training

ALF Online Core Training program

FSLA’s ALF Online Core Training course, taught by Monica Wilson, is designed for prospective assisted living administrators and individuals interested in learning more about the daily operations of a community. The course provides students with pertinent information about the latest laws and rules governing assisted living communities in Florida.  Our unique online training allows trainees to complete the core training education required in Chapter 429.52, F.S., at their convenience and prepares them to successfully pass the core exam administered by the MacDonald Research Institute (TMRI). The course includes downloadable course materials, module quizzes, test prep questions, mobile app access, and email support.

This course also includes 26 hours of continuing education credits for licensed nurses and certified nursing assistants. Once completed, candidates should email FSLA with their license number for credit.

Monica Wilson is an experienced trainer, facilitator, and educator with a passion for older adults, technology and connecting people and processes. Monica’s Core Exam passage rate is 88 percent and is one of the highest in the state.

Pricing: $249

The course includes downloadable course materials, module quizzes, test prep questions and email support.

Please note: All sales are final. Substitutions may be made prior to the start of the course. Once a course has started, there will be no substitutions or refunds of any kind.

Access the ALF Online Core Training course on a computer or through the mobile app to train anywhere, any time. The mobile app allows you the flexibility to resume any courses started on a desktop, and you can download the course to complete when you are offline and sync it when you are back online.

You will have 60 days to complete the course. 

The MacDonald Research Institute (TMRI) administers the ALF Core Competency Test for the State of Florida.  Upon completion of the 26-hour ALF Core Training course, you will need to register with TMRI as soon as possible to sit for the ALF Core Competency Test. The fee for the exam is $200 and is payable to TMRI.  

Visit TMRI to view the ALF Core Competency Test schedule and locations. 

Questions regarding the ALF Core Competency Test may be directed to TMRI at 813-991-0444 or by emailing

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