Current Training SchedulE

All trainings, except where noted, are at our midtown office.

Fiscal Training Schedule

This outstanding 4 part series on DFTA Fiscal Management is a primer in the critical components of good fiscal management.  Attend one or attend all!

Understanding DFTA Fiscal System

Date:   2/23/2017

Time:  9:30AM to 4:30 PM

Topics Include: DFTA Fiscal Management, Budget Flexibility, Administrative Overhead, Monthly Invoice, Bookkeeping System, Specific Requirements and Guidelines for Consultant, Equipment Rental, Capital/Onetime Payments and Renovations, Audit Preparation, Not For Profit Tax Forms, Payroll Tax Return Compliance and Calendar for Due Dates.  Price $50 Members, $100 Non-member.

Cost Allocation System 

Date: 3/23/2017

Time:  9:30 AM to 1PM

Topics Include: Step by Step instructions for implementation of DFTA Cost Allocation System, Requirements of Cost Allocation System, Rules and Regulations to Allocate Food, Personnel and OTPS Expenses, Subsidiary Cost Ledger, Understanding Manual and Computerized Cost Allocation Systems.  Price $25 Members, $50 Non-member.

Budgets and Budget Modification

Date:  4/20/2017

Time:  9:30 AM to 1PM

Topics Include: Step by Step instructions for budget preparation and how to prepare and submit budget modifications.  Price $25 Members, $50 Non-member.

Year End Closeout

Date:  4/27/2017

Time:  9:30 AM to 1PM

Topics Include: Step by Step guide to close your books, Learn what you need to do to produce a clean audit report, Cost Allocation impact at year end, Bookkeeping adjustment and journal entry to close and open a year.  Price $25 Members, $50 Non-members

For New Staff

Community Based Work with Older Adults in Senior Centers

(CE Credits provided for LMSW and LCSW)

Date:  4/13/2017

Time:  9:30 AM to 4:30 PM

A reboot of our classic new directors training - This course provides an introduction to aging, focusing on the physical, psychological, social, emotional, and environmental aspects. It also provides an overview of social policies and issues affecting older persons and best practices in programs for older persons and plenty of programming tips for the new director.   Price $50 Members, $100 Non-member.

Council of Senior Centers and Services of NYC, Inc. d/b/a LiveOn NY is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0414.

 

Certification Trainings

Mental Health First Aid for Older Adults

(Must attend both days)

Date:  3/28 & 30/2017 (Tuesday and Thursday)

Time:  9:30 AM to 1PM

Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour training course designed to give members of the public key skills to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.  Just as CPR training helps a layperson without medical training assist an individual following a heart attack, Mental Health First Aid training helps a layperson assist someone experiencing a mental health crisis.  This is the specialized MHFA course focused on older adult mental health needs.  Price $75 Members, $150 Non-member.

Matter Of Balance Coach Training

Date: 4/6/2017

Time: 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM

Get trained in the Evidence Based Falls Prevention Program A Matter of Balance.  This 8 week program engages older adults in discussion, activities, and exercise and is designed to reduce the fear of falling and increase activity levels among older adults.  This full day training provides you with all of the tools needed to run this great class at your site.  Coaches teach this class in pairs; it is recommended that at least two people from an agency participate in the training.   Price $100 Members, $200 Non-member, additional fees MAY apply.

More Information : Contact Karol Tapias at ktapias@liveon-ny.org or Regina Burden at Rburden@liveon-ny.org for additional information.

Special Partner Event

Learning to “Talk the Talk” About Dementia 

(CEs provided for LMSWs and LCSWs)

Date: 3/16/2017

Time: 9AM to 12PM

Location: Atria West 86th Street, 333 W 86th Street, New York, NY 10024

Registration: https://www.alzfdn.org/registration/learn-to-talk-the-talk-about-dementia/

As community stakeholders, you know the seniors in the city better than most. This relationship can bring power to the community members, and allow you access to have important conversations about health and wellness. Join us for this educational event as we help you to “Talk the Talk”. Learn how to better understand dementia related illness and how to talk about this with your aging community.  Learn about the signs and symptoms of dementia related illnesses, Learn how to communicate concerns about memory, and Explore next steps and early interventions to best assist your community member.  Price $50

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, Inc. SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0222.