In order to maintain your RCFE Administrator certificate you are required to complete 40 hours of continuing education every two year period.
Selecting courses for renewal: At least eight hours of the required 40 hours of renewal must be on the subject of Alzheimer’s Disease/dementia including resident initial assessment, direct care and physical plant requirements. Make sure the class has the RIGHT course approval number. All continuing education must be related to the “Core of Knowledge” To get credit for the class the course must be provided by vendors approved by Community Care Licensing or from an accredited educational institution such as state or local community colleges.
Online Training: An option for continuing education includes online training. Community Care Licensing allows 20 hours out of the 40 required hours to be completed online by an approved vendor.
All certified RCFE Administrator are required to complete at least 20 hours of continuing education per calendar year, Section 87405.