Training Classes

Three easy ways to sign up for classes:

Online: After selecting this tab (Training), hover over "Training" tab and select "Sign Up For Classes"

Phone: 330-296-2851 (Ask for Cora Denning)

Email: AccelTrax (Cora Denning) or cdenning@iopci.org

New 2022 Training 

DODD released a revised rule (5123-2-08) pertaining to training guidelines and mandates. With this information, there will now be mandated trainings held throughout the year, in addition to the trainings you currently partake in. 

**This training is only for those who provide direct services**

The training dates are as followed:

January: NADSP Code of Ethics and Valued Roles (30 mins) 

March: MUI Training (1.5 hours) 

May: Health and Safety (1.5 hours) 

July: Rights of Individuals (1 hour) 

August: Positive Behavior Support (1.5 hours) 

September: Components of Quality Care and the Ohio ISP (1 hour) 

October: Empathy Training and Supporting People with Dual Diagnosis (30 mins) 

December: Health and Welfare Alerts (30 mins) 

 

Your managers will set up a time during these months for your house training. THIS IS MANDATED TRAINING. Some managers are offering a virtual option. Please contact your manager to see if this is an option they are providing. If you are unable to attend their meeting,

Cora is offering two other virtual meetings:

July 8th 11a-12p (In-person)

July 11th 830p-930p (virtual)

July 19th 10a-11a (virtula)

If you would like to attend one of Cora Denning's sessions vitrtually, please contact Cora and provide an email that you would like an intive sent to.

First Aid and CPR-AED Courses (2 Hours Each)

The First Aid and CPR-AED classes generally last around 2 hours each, or 4 hours for both classes.

The current monthly schedule, which is subject to change, will generally be as follows:

** 2nd Thursday of each month 9:00am-1:00pm 7/14/2022

** 3rd Wednesday of each month 12:00pm-4:00pm 7/20/2022

Please contact the Staff Development Coordinator to schedule your class

Cora Denning can be reached via AccelTrax, cdenning@iopci.org or 330-296-2851 ext.206

Medication 1 Initial (Two 7 Hour Days)

Medication Classes are taught on a regular schedule at the office. You must be 18 years of age and have submited proof of education to take this course.

There are no med classes for the months of July and August. Please contact Cora Denning with any questions.

To attend this class, contact the Staff Development Coordinator to schedule your class, these dates and times are subject to change.

Cora Denning can be reached via AccelTrax, cdenning@iopci.org or 330-296-2851 ext.206

Medication 1 Updates (2 Hour Recertification)

Medication Updates are taught on a regular schedule at the office, and can be taken up to 6 months before your current certification ends.

There are no med classes for the months of July and August. Please contact Cora Denning with any questions.

To attend one of these classes, contact the Staff Development Coordinator to schedule your class, these dates and times are subject to change.

Cora Denning can be reached via AccelTrax, cdenning@iopci.org or 330-296-2851 ext.206

Medication 2 Updates (1 Hour Recertification) and Full Class (4 hours)

Medication Updates are taught on a regular schedule at the office, and can be taken up to 6 months before your current certification ends.

Medication 2 class is required for Lincoln St staff, Managers, Floats, and P.E.A.C.E. staff. You MUST have the Medication 1 Certification before compleating this training.

There are no med classes for the months of July and August. Please contact Cora Denning with any questions.

To attend this class, contact the Staff Development Coordinator to schedule your class, these dates and times are subject to change.

Cora Denning can be reached via AccelTrax, cdenning@iopci.org or 330-296-2851 ext.206

Medication 3 Updates (1 Hour Recertification) and Full Class (4 Hours)

Medication Updates are taught on a regular schedule at the office, and can be taken up to 6 months before your current certification ends.

Medication 3 class is required for Lake St Staff, Ravenna Rd Staff, Cleveland Rd Staff, Floats, Managers, and P.E.A.C.E. staff. You MUST have the Medication 1 Certification before compleating this training.

There are no med classes for the months of July and August. Please contact Cora Denning with any questions.

To attend this class, contact the Staff Development Coordinator to schedule your class, these dates and times are subject to change.

Cora Denning can be reached via AccelTrax, cdenning@iopci.org or 330-296-2851 ext.206

Aegis Initial (Two 4 Hour Days)

Aegis training is required for all Group Homes (ICF Sites), South Meridian 1, Floats, Managers, and P.E.A.C.E. staff.

10:00am-2:00pm 7/12/2022 AND 7/13/2022

To attend this class, contact the Staff Development Coordinator to schedule your class, these dates and times are subject to change.

Cora Denning can be reached via AccelTrax, cdenning@iopci.org or 330-296-2851 ext.206

Aegis Update (2 Hour Recertification)

Aegis training is required for all Group Homes (ICF Sites), South Meridian 1, Managers, and P.E.A.C.E. staff. Training must be compleated annualy.

10:00am-12:00pm 7/12/2022 OR 7/13/2022

To attend this class, contact the Staff Development Coordinator to schedule your class, these dates and times are subject to change.

Cora Denning can be reached via AccelTrax, cdenning@iopci.org or 330-296-2851 ext.206

Annual Emergency Preparedness Update

Please click the link below to open the annual training materials as a PDF

Annual Fire & Weather Training Document

The annual Emergency Preparedness (Fire & Weather) training is completed through AccelTrax.  Once logged in, go to the "Employee Information" dropdown bar and select

"Testing," then choose "Start A New Test."   Click on the test named “Annual Emergency Preparedness" (formerly Fire & Weather) and then click on “Start Test.”  Before beginning

the test, you will want to download the reading materials.  Simply click on the blue "View Documents for Test," which is located directly over the

first question.   A separate window is going to open, with a link to the document "Fire and Weather Annual Training Handout.pdf."  Once you

select that document, the PDF will open and you can review the reading material prior to taking the test.  You can start and stop the test as needed.

To regain access to a test, while in AccelTrax go to the "Employee Information" dropdown bar and select "Testing," here you can choose to

"Finish an In Progress/Assigned Test."  In order to pass this test, a minimum of 80% is required.  After completing and passing the test, your

compliance date will automatically be updated.  This annual training is mandated by the state, and if it is not completed you will be out of

compliance and unable to report work. 

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the office at 330-296-2851

Annual Client Rights & MUI Update

Please click the link below to open the annual training materials as a PDF

Annual MUI Training Document

While signed into AccelTrax, go to the "Employee Information" dropdown bar, select "Testing," and then choose "Start A New Test."  

Click on the test named “Annual Rights & MUI” and then proceed to “Start Test.” Please be aware, that for the first 3 test questions

there will be "Associated Hyperlinks."  Before answering these questions, you will need to click on the hyperlink, in order to open

a new tab with the necessary reading material.  The remaining 10 test questions will not have any associated hyperlinks or documents.  

You can start and stop the test as needed.  To regain access to a test you have already begun, go back to the "Employee Information"

dropdown bar and select "Testing," this time you will choose to "Finish an In Progress/Assigned Test."

In order to pass this test, all questions must be answered correctly.  If you don't pass the first time, you are able to keep taking new

tests until you pass.  After completing and passing the test, your compliance date will automatically be updated by the system. 

This annual training is mandated by the state, and if it is not completed you will be out of compliance and unable to report work. 

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the office at 330-296-2851

COVID-19 TRAINING

While signed into AccelTrax, go to the "Employee Information" dropdown bar, select "Testing," and then choose "Start A New Test."  

Click on the test named “Covid-19 training” and then proceed to “Start Test.” Please be aware, you must read the information in the "Associated Hyperlinks" and provided dpcuments.

You can start and stop the test as needed.  To regain access to a test you have already begun, go back to the "Employee Information"

dropdown bar and select "Testing," this time you will choose to "Finish an In Progress/Assigned Test."

In order to pass this test, all questions must be answered correctly.  If you don't pass the first time, you are able to keep taking new

tests until you pass.  After completing and passing the test, your compliance date will automatically be updated by the system. 

This annual training is mandated by the state, and if it is not completed you will be out of compliance and unable to report work. 

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the office at 330-296-2851