Meet Our Trainers
Sarah Lane, HCA
S&H Training Center, Inc.
S&H Training Center delivers the highest quality caregiver training in the Puget Sound area! We offer the 75-hour Home Care Aide training, as well as Dementia, Mental Health, Nurse Delegation (Core and Diabetes), and Continuing Education. We have two locations to serve you in Olympia and Renton.
We train each student to:
· Provide excellent, patient centered care
· Pass their state exam
· Be an outstanding employee
Sarah Lane is the owner and an instructor at S&H Training Center. She is a licensed Home Care Aide and has owned and operated an award-winning home agency for more than five years. With a staff of 40 caregivers, Sarah is well aware of the knowledge and skills employers are looking for in a good caregiver.
Beyond the training classes, we also help our HCA students fill out their state applications, prepare for their state exams, and allow them practice time with the manikins to hone their hands-on skills. In addition, our Olympia location also serves as a state testing site.
Robin VanHyning, MSN, RN, NHA, MJMC
Cornerstone Healthcare Training, LLC
Robin has over 30 years of experience as a geriatric nurse, she is a licensed nursing home and assisted living administrator, and has owned and operated an adult family home. Cornerstone Healthcare Training emerged from Robin’s passion for caring for others and a dedication to providing quality, convenient and affordable training for caregivers.
Since its establishment in 2010, the team at Cornerstone Healthcare Training has supported and trained over 30,000+ healthcare professionals in Washington State.
Cornerstone continues to be a pioneer in online training for caregivers, providing virtual instructor-led and self-paced e-learning training programs. This includes Home Care Aide (HCA) Training, Nurse Delegation, Nurse Delegation Focus on Diabetes, Mental Health Specialty Training, Dementia Specialty Training, Adult Education and HIV/AIDS Training, among others.
All coursework through Cornerstone is done online. Until April 30th, 2021, all skills labs are also online via a "virtual skills lab". This protects your staff from unnecessary contact with students from other settings and the potential spread of COVID-19 to your residents. This is a pilot program authorized by the DSHS and will be evaluated in April 2021 to determine whether it makes sense to continue that format.
Check us out online and start training employees today!
Phone/Text/Fax - (206) 673-2919
Faduma Mursal, RN BSN
Washington Care Academy, LLC
Faduma Mursal has been a Registered Nurse for 9 years and has trained over 3,000+ home care aide and nursing assistants. She started Washington Care Academy () in 2018 in recognizing the need for an affordable, self-paced, online option for DSHS approved home care aide training.
Washington Care Academy is a complete self-paced interactive online Home Care Aide training program. The training is:
DSHS and Washington State Vocational School Board Approved Online 75 hour Home Care Aide Course
95% of the Training is Online with Only 2 days of Hands on Skills class
Trainings we provide online:
75 Hour Home Care Aide training
Nurse Delegation Core and Nurse Delegation Special Focus on Diabetes
Dementia and Mental Health Specialty Training via online zoom class
Over 20 DSHS approved CE courses online self-paced
We know how expensive training a new home care aide worker can be and that is why our goal is to help Adult Family Homes overcome training obstacles. We are offering 100% money back guaranteed if your caregiver leaves within 3 months of being trained.
Our student success rate is the highest as we prioritized customer satisfaction. For enrollment information please visit www.washingtoncareacademy.com or call/text me at 206-306-6588. Enroll today and get started on your new career path.
Sandy Harper, MBA
CE Health and Medical Program Manager
Community Colleges of Spokane
Corporate & Continuing Education
The Community Colleges of Spokane’s (CCS) Corporate & Continuing Education (CCE) division is honored to partner with the Long Term Care Foundation to provide training to long term care professionals in the greater Eastern Washington area. CCS-CCE has a talented pool of licensed faculty with extensive long term care experience and teaching experience.
CCE offers training for long term care professionals that includes both online, hybrid and in-person programs that cater to every student need. Programs include: 75-hour Home Care Aide Training, Dementia: Level 1, Mental Health: Level 1, NAC Alternative to Bridge Program, Mental Health Associate, CPR/First Aid, among many others.
CCE has been offering Home Care Aide training since 2016. For more information about CCS Corporate & Continuing Education or to sign up for training, visit us on our website: https://ccs.spokane.edu/Health-and-Medical
Terri Brandley, RN, BSN, MHPE
Long Term Care Education Associates
Long Term Care Education provides comprehensive specialty classes, including Dementia, Mental Health, Traumatic Brain Injury, Adult Education, Nurse Delegation and Diabetes Delegation. We have consistently received all 5-star ratings from our students on DSHS Evaluation Forms over our past two years of teaching WA DSHS-approved courses.
We believe that high quality education leads to a high quality of client/resident care. We are located in the Vancouver area, but with Zoom we are able to teach from any location throughout the state.
We train you, our student, to:
Provide innovative, high-quality, person-centered care in all settings
Assist clients to get their needs met using critical thinking skills
Manage client challenging behaviors and difficult situations
Be informed about the latest innovations taking place in the health care community
Terri Brandley is the owner and instructor at Long Term Care Education Associates. She is a registered nurse (RN) with a Bachelor’s of Nursing and Masters in Health Professions Education. She has been a nurse for 35 years and worked as a CNA throughout high school and nursing school. She started her nursing career as a US Navy Nurse. She has worked in a variety of settings, most extensively with geriatrics, dementia as well as with traumatic brain injuries.
Mary Javier, RN, BSN, RN
Northcare Training was established in 2018 by Mary Javier, RN, BSN, RN Delegator and DSHS approved Community Instructor.
Mary has been a Registered Nurse for seven years and has a long and extensive caregiving and teaching experience both in the Adult Family Home and Hospital setting. Mary started her healthcare experience as an AFH caregiver in 2011. She obtained her RN Degree at Shoreline Community College in 2010 and continued her education at University of Washington Bothell to obtain her Bachelor’s degree of Science in Nursing.
Since then, she has gained her clinical nursing experience as a Medical-Surgical Nurse at a local hospital for six years. She has also been a Nurse Delegator since 2013. Under this role, Mary has provided countless hours of training to caregivers in the AFH and In-Home setting.
Mary is passionate about teaching and she believes that good quality education is the foundation to becoming a successful caregiver. Mary loves to empower others to make a difference in improving the quality of life of the vulnerable population.
For more information visit www.northcaretraining.com
Program Director/Lead Instructor
Headway Nursing Services
Headway Nursing Services was established by Janice Angle, a Registered Nurse in the State of Washington. She has more than 20 years of long term nursing care experience as an Adult Family Home provider, Instructor, and has been a nursing consultant to many Adult Family Homes in the South King County area.
A Washington State D.S.H.S. approved instructor, she teaches caregiving classes such as the 75Hr. LTC or HCA (Home Care Aide) Training, Nurse Delegation, CPR/First Aid Training and other classes required by the State of Washington. Headway Nursing Services is recognized and authorized by Department of Social and Health Services, Aging and Adult Services and the State of Washington to provide classes for community caregivers.
Headway Nursing Services
Building the community through quality training of community caregivers.
Helping one another is our mission.
For more information, visit www.headwaynursing.org