Pennsylvania Nursing Home Administrator 120-Hour Training

Pennsylvania Nursing Home Administrator 120-Hour Training


Dates: September 8-November 3, 2018 (no class on October 20)

Time: 8:00 am-4:30pm 

Cost: $175 per class (16 classes totaling $2800 for all 120 hours of training-8 Saturdays in spring and fall).  Rolling enrollment: begin in spring or fall.

REGISTER for 9/8/18 class which secures your spot in the fall session.


9/8/18 Nutrition 
9/15/18 Third Party Reimbursement 
9/22/18 Strategic Planning
9/29/18 Nursing Department and Resident Care 
10/6/18 Facility Support
10/13/18 Personnel Management 
10/20/18 No Class
10/27/18 Rehab Services 
11/3/18 Gerontology

Attention Current NHAs:

Do you need NHA CE credits to maintain your Pennsylvania license?  Join us for any/all of the programs above and earn .75 CEUs with each class!

Industry Information

The role of the nursing home administrator is to supervise, plan, develop, monitor, and maintain appropriate standards of care throughout all departments in the nursing home. The nursing home administrator must have effective communication, leadership, and business skills in order to be successful.

This Pennsylvania State Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Administrators-approved specialty program is designed to provide core knowledge for those interested in pursuing a career in the long term care administration field. The courses may also satisfy State of Pennsylvania license renewal requirements.  Consisting of sixteen courses, each 7.5 hours in length, the 120-hour program is taught by Penn State University faculty and SMEs (subject matter experts).

For information on qualifying for this training please visit the PA State Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Administrators webpage.



Enrollment is on-going; begin in the spring and finish in the fall, or begin in the fall and finish in the spring.  The fall session has 8 classes and the spring session has 8.  The full 120-hour training is comprised of 16 individual classes: 8 classes each in fall and spring.

Information: Theresa Bloom at 215-881-7402