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Dining Assistant Classes

Topics Covered:

  • Abuse, Neglect and Misappropriation
  • Communication and Interpersonal Skills
  • Infection Control
  • Safety and Emergency Procedures
  • Respecting Residents Rights
  • Nutrition and Fluid Needs
  • Mealtime
  • One hour of hands-on experience, under the supervision of our RN, assisting residents in the dining room with their dining experience is also included in this course.
Dates of classes: Upon request

Dining Assistant Classes

Certified through the Ohio Department of Health, this two-day, 10-hour course offers NON-MEDICAL personnel (Administrators, Social Workers, Activities, Laundry Staff, Housekeeping Staff, Dietary Staff, Business Office Staff, Support Staff, etc. ) and volunteers the opportunity to assist residents of Long Term Care settings with their dining experiences.
This course IS also available to be taught at ANY long term care facility in the State of Ohio; minimum class size to travel to your site: 10 trainees.

Trainees receive 9-hours of course content to include:

Purpose of Dining Assistant (DA) Training Program:
  • Prepare DA in LTCF to feed assigned residents
  • Prepare DA to function as part of the health care team
  • Make DA aware of principles of nursing/delegation