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*Training is available by appointment

Basic Health & Medications

The basics of health as it perstains to mental health, including vital signs, medical emergencies, and infection control will be taught. Also learn the proper techniques to reduce errors in taking medications, knowing the different types of medications, and the five rights. Post test. Two day class. Class size limited to 12 participants.

*Call to schedule appointment for Test Review & Vital Signs

Cultural Competency

*Book Work

For the training module and test materials, please click here.

Recipient Rights Training

This training provides information on the essential rights of recipients of community mental health services, including abuse and neglect; confidentiality; informed consent; respect and dignity; restraint; seclusion; and incident-report writing.

To register, contact:


**Please Note** No Ionia classes for the next quarter's Initial Recipient Rights Training, at our Ionia office, are currently available.

**The Recipient Rights Refresher Course is available on our website at:


The Initial Recipient Rights Trainings will be located at:

Foster Community Center—Through CEI
200 N. Foster Ave, Lansing, MI 48912
Arrive at least 15 minutes early. No cost, no need to sign up, just show up. 
Initial Class:
  • Wed:    July 3 1:00pm-4:30pm
  • Tue:     July 16 9:00am-12:30pm
  • Wed:    July 31 1:00pm-4:30pm
  • Tues:    Aug 13 9:00am-12:30pm
  • Wed:    Aug28 1:00pm- 4:30pm
  • Tue:     Sept10 9:00am-12:30pm
  • Wed:    Sept25 1:00pm- 4:30pm
Can also call to sign up with Montcalm Care Network — 1-800-377-0974

Nutrition & Food Services

Learn the fundamentals of human nutrition, including basic nutrition, how to implement good nutrition, and related issues such as food safety, shopping, and safe food storage.

*Book Work

Please visit this page for materials: Nutrition & Food Services

Preventing Disease Transmission

Learn how to protect yourself against diseases that can be trasmitted through the air, blood, and other routes. Free references to take home.

*Book Work

Environmental Emergencies

Learn how to prevent crisis situations and manage those that arise. This training focuses on the responsibilities of maintaining a safe environment for people living in a community residential setting.

This is now online Bookwork (materials can be found here)

CPI: Non-Violent Crisis Intervention

This training focuses on prevention and offers proven strategies for safely defusing anxious, hostile or violent behavior at the earliest possible stage. You will learn how behavior escalates and how to appropriately respond.

8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

375 Apple Tree Drive, Ionia, MI 48846

CPR/AED & First Aid

Includes adult, child, and infant CPR as well as basic first aid training. Class size is limited to 10 participants. Other options available for renewals. Call: (616) 225-7055 and register with Norma.

$35.00/session $70 for both CPR & FA (Ground Training and Renewal) MUST PREPAY

Skills Renewal Class:  8:00AM-8:45AM

CPR/AED:   9:00AM - 12:00AM
First Aid:     12:30PM -  3:30PM


To register, contact: Teryn Trann at 616 225-6071

For additional information about classes and registration click here.

Person-Centered Planning

Participants will gain a clear understanding of person-centered planning and how to use it to assist consumers in attaining their goals.

Time:    9:00am - 10:30am

Location:  The Right Door for Hope, Recovery, and Wellness | 375 Apple Tree Drive, Ionia, MI 48846

To Register, contact: