Professional Development Courses

FSLA offers professional development courses for administrators, managers, and senior living staff who want to receive an update on current rules and regulations. FSLA’s Professional Education Program focuses on laws and rules specific to your operations in Florida. The ​courses offered ​meet ​the ​continuing ​education ​requirements ​in ​Florida ​Statutes ​429.52.

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If you have any questions, please call 850.708.4972.


FSLA has partnered with Guardian Pharmacy Florida to provide our valued members with the 6-hour Assistance with Self Administration of Medication training,  including lunch and networking opportunities.

This program covers the required training for unlicensed staff involved with the management of medications and assisting with the self-administration of medications under Section 429.256, F.S. Unlicensed staff must complete this initial 6 hours of training provided by a registered nurse or licensed pharmacist prior to assisting a resident with self-administration of medications.

Attendees will receive 6 CEs upon successful completion of the training and passage of the test.

Training Dates and Locations

*Note: Registration closes on April 6th.

April 9, 2019
10:00 a.m-5:00 p.m

Guardian Pharmacy
9402 International Court
St. Petersburg, FL 33716

Contact Nancy Olliver at 727.209.4910 for all inquires

*Class size 20

April 10, 2019
10:00 a.m-5:00 p.m

Calusa Harbour
2525 First St
Ft. Myers, FL 33901

Contact Barbara Hurley at 413.575.9968 for all inquires.

*Class size 15

April 10, 2019
10:00 a.m-5:00 p.m

111 Executive Center Dr
West Palm Beach, FL 33401

Contact Jacqui Moran at 954.809.4121 for all inquires

*Class size 20

April 10, 2019
10:00 a.m-5:00 p.m

Sonata West
420 Roper Rd.
Winter Gardens, FL 34787

Contact Wendy Ethridge at 407.761.4070 for all inquires

*Class size 20

April 10, 2019
10:00 a.m-5:00 p.m

Summer Vista
3450 Wimbledon Drive
Pensacola, FL 32504

Contact Karey Lambert at 850.557.0898 for all inquires

*Class size 20

April 10, 2019
10:00 a.m-5:00 p.m

HarborChase of Mandarin
12350 San Jose Blvd.
Jacksonville, FL 32223

Contact Khristy McClelland at 904.296.0016 for all inquires

*Class size 20

2018 Update for Assisted Living Regulations

The purpose of this continuing education course (1.5 credits) is to educate administrators, executive directors, and staff of assisted living communities on the recent changes to assisted living regulations. The focus will be on the revisions to Rule Chapter 58A-5, F.A.C., effective May 10, 2018 and the statutory changes in Chapter 429, F.S., effective July 1, 2018.

Completion of this course will provide 1.5 hours of CE credit. Training can be completed online at the user’s convenience.


FSLA Members: $55

Senior Living Works: Recruit and Retain a Quality Workforce

Our workforce is the biggest challenge facing the continued growth and prosperity of the senior living industry. This free webinar focuses on innovative solutions.

Brent Weil, Argentum’s Vice President of Workforce Development, will introduce Senior Living Works, a program to raise awareness of senior living careers, broaden our recruitment pool, and make positive and impactful connections with education providers to be the pipeline of talent we need.

This webinar is exclusively for operators and senior living professionals in Florida and will focus on our particular workforce challenges and opportunities. It provides one hour of CE credit.

There is no cost to register for this course. Training can be completed online at the user’s convenience.