SKILLEDUP™
CLASS CATALOG

About SkilledUp™

SkilledUp™ provides up-to-date, state-approved industry-specific training for healthcare, nonprofits, and government entities that increase staff knowledge and confidence as well as put the business in compliance while also driving growth. Whether it is home care, home health, any other form of healthcare agency, a local or international community development organization, or a public sector institution, workers, managers, and administrators love to complete all of their needed training from an easy-to-use, mobile-friendly platform designed around their style of learning. 

With SkilledUp™, your in-service training is simplified! The platform is mobile-friendly and the modules are self-paced. Under our health care curriculum, classes are state-approved, and industry accreditated. Under out nonprofit and government training programs, training contents and workshop materials are customized to your business needs, standardized to reflect best practices, and professionally designed for desired learner's outcomes!

Immediate Benefits for your Agency

76%

Reduction in Caregiver Turnover

Within one year, SkilledUp™ reduced an
agency’s turnover from 38% to 10%

65%

Reduction in Time Spent Onboarding New Hires
Save time and money when caregivers complete SkilledUp™ training

SILVER PACKAGE
CORE COMPLIANCE CLASSES

  • Being a Professional Caregiver

  • Communicating with Older Adults

  • Sexual Harassment Prevention

  • Preventing Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

  • Working with an Aging Population

  • Professionalism: Communication & Cultural Competency

  • Clients’ Rights, HIPAA & Elder Abuse Prevention

  • Observation, Reporting, and Documentation: Part 1

  • Observation, Reporting, and Documentation: Part 2

  • Observation, Reporting, and Documentation: Part 3

  • Assisting with Personal Care Through ADLs

  • Assisting with Oral Hygiene

  • Assisting with Independent Living Through IADLs

  • Overview of Transfers & Mobility Equipment

  • Assisting with Range of Motion Exercises

  • Assisting with Activities & Recreational Therapy at Home

  • Overview of End of Life CareOverview of Arthritis Care

  • Assisting with Medication Self-Administration: Part 1

  • Overview of Skin Care & Wound Prevention

  • Assisting with Medication Self-Administration: Part 2

  • Activities for Older Adults Living with Dementia

  • Emergency Planning and Response

  • Assisting an Older Adult Living with Dementia with Eating

  • Medication Administration Basics

  • Overview of Body Systems & Medical Terminology

  • Overview of Nutrition & Food Preparation

  • Modifying Diets to Assist with Difficulty Chewing

  • Maintaining a Clean & Healthy Environment

  • Understanding the COVID-19 Vaccine

  • Emergency Procedures

  • Safety Precautions & Falls Prevention: Part 1

  • Safety Precautions & Falls Prevention: Part 2

  • Recognizing Fire and Medical Emergencies

  • Performing Basic First Aid During Medical Emergencies

  • Performing Basic First Aid During Medical Non-Emergencies

  • Light Housekeeping Techniques

  • Overview of Mental Illness Care

  • Introduction to Dementia Care

  • Communicating with a Person with Dementia

  • End of Life Dementia Care

  • Addressing Agitation & Aggression in Dementia

  • Safety in DementiaThe Science of Dementia

  • Parkinson’s Disease Dementia

  • Clients’ Rights and Abuse Prevention for Older Adults Living with Dementia

  • Addressing Dementia-Related Behaviors When Assisting with ADLs

  • Assisting an Older Adult Living with Dementia with Bathing

  • Assisting Older Adults Living with Dementia with Oral Hygiene

STATE-SPECIFIC CLASSES

  • Sexual Harassment Prevention: California State Supplement

  • Sexual Harassment Prevention: Delaware State Supplement

  • Sexual Harassment Prevention: Illinois State Supplement

  • Sexual Harassment Prevention: New York State Supplement

  • Washington State Orientation Training

  • Recognizing and Preventing Abuse of Older Persons: Nevada

  • Methods and Techniques to Prevent Skin Breakdown: Oregon State Supplement

  • Idaho Caregiver Skills Challenge Exam

  • The Importance of Proper Hydration: Oregon State Supplement

  • Florida Law on HIV Testing and Confidentiality: Supplement

  • Tuberculosis Training, Testing, and Reporting Requirements: New York State Supplement

  • Food Labels and Special Diets: Arizona State Supplement

  • Hepatitis B and C Supplement

  • Washington State Safety Training

  • Responding to Non-Medical Emergencies: Oregon State Supplement

 
 

GOLD PACKAGE
CHRONIC CONDITION CLASSES

  • Medicare Fraud, Waste, and Abuse for Direct Care Workers

  • Electronic Visit Verification (EVV): New York State Supplement

  • Providing Homecare to LGBT Older Adults

  • Introduction to Long-Term Care

  • Vital Signs: Part 1

  • Vital Signs: Part 2

  • Assisting with Bathing

  • Assisting with Elimination Needs

  • Assisting with Oral Feeding

  • Overview of Cancer Care

  • Overview of Heart Disease Care

  • Overview of Parkinson’s Disease Care

  • Overview of Diabetes Mellitus Care

  • Overview of Care After a Stroke

  • Gastrointestinal Issues: Heartburn, Constipation & Diarrhea

  • Obesity & Weight Management

  • Overview of HIV/AIDS

  • Non-Drug Pain Management

  • Managing Breathing Difficulties

  • Performing Catheter Care

  • Performing Ostomy Care

  • Preparing Meals to Meet Cultural, Ethnic, Religious, and Dietary Needs

  • Personal Protective Equipment for Home Care

  • Overview of Depression Care

  • Overview of Anxiety Care

  • Body Mechanics and Injury Prevention

  • Overview of Physical Disabilities & Chronic Conditions

  • Anxiety in Older Adults Living with Dementia

​Features all classes from the
SILVER PACKAGE Plus:

  • Any 2 Advanced Classes

  • Home Health Library

  • 75 ANCC Accredited Registered

 

DIAMOND PACKAGE
ADVANCED CLASSES

  • Overview of Care After Hospital Discharge

  • Overview of Intellectual Disability Care

  • Advanced Heart Disease Care

  • Managing Respiratory Diseases

  • Understanding Tube Feeding Care

  • Person-Centered Care for Older Adults Living with Dementia

  • Assisting Older Adults Living with Dementia with Grooming

  • Assisting Older Adults Living with Dementia with Dressing

  • Assisting an Older Adult Living with Dementia with Toileting

  • Mobility and Falls Prevention for Older Adults Living with Dementia

  • Time Management and Organizational Skills

  • Coping Skills for Caregivers

  • Improving Caregiver Empathy

  • Managing Job-Related Stress

  • Hiring & Communicating with Caregivers

  • Overview of Substance Abuse in Older Adults NEW

  • Overview of the Effects of Behavioral Health Medications NEW

  • Caring for Older Adults Living with Hoarding Disorder NEW

  • Time Management and Organizational Skills

  • Coping Skills for Caregivers

  • Improving Caregiver Empathy

  • Managing Job-Related Stress

  • Hiring & Communicating with Caregivers

  • Overview of Substance Abuse in Older Adults NEW

  • Overview of the Effects of Behavioral Health Medications NEW

  • Caring for Older Adults Living with Hoarding Disorder NEW

 

Features all classes from the
SILVER & GOLD Packages, plus:

Additional Dementia Classes

40 Positive Approach to Care Dementia Training
Classes

 

CORE VIDEO LIBRARY
AVAILABLE IN ALL PACKAGES

  • Hand Hygiene

  • Donning and Doffing Gloves

  • Assistance with Bedpan Use

  • Tub Bath or Shower

  • Oral Hygiene

  • Assisting with Medication Self-Administration: The Five Rights

  • Assisting an Older Adult to Walk Safely

  • Assisting an Older Adult to Fall Safely

  • Assisting an Older Adult to Transfer Using a Gait Belt

  • Assisting an Older Adult to Transfer from a Wheelchair to a Car

  • Moving an Older Adult Up in Bed

  • Assisting an Older Adult to Sit at the Side of the Bed

  • Proper Body Mechanics & Safety

  • Reporting the Client’s Condition

  • Incident Reports

  • Characteristics of Good Documentation

  • Reporting Emergencies

  • Understanding Your Client’s Rights

  • Client Confidentiality

  • Determining Normal vs. Abnormal Skin Conditions

  • Skin and Wound Care

  • Preventing Contractures

  • Understanding Tuberculosis

  • Caring for Clients with Active Tuberculosis

  • Providing Assistance with Oral Feeding

  • Understanding Restraints

  • Assisting Clients with Hearing Aid Use and Care 

 

DIAMOND PACKAGE

SPECIALIZED VIDEO LIBRARY - EXCLUSIVE

  • Health Care Proxy

  • Living Will

  • Setting Clear Goals and Priorities

  • Signs and Symptoms of Anxiety

  • Signs and Symptoms of Depression

  • Determining Normal vs. Abnormal Conditions

  • Documentation Problems

  • How to Administer Oral Liquids

  • Active Range of Motion for the Upper Body

  • Taking a Tympanic Temperature

  • Dealing with Conflict

  • What is Empathy?

  • HIV Transmission and Infection

  • Defining Abuse, Exploitation, and Neglect

  • Types of Elder Abuse

  • Preventing Elder Abuse

  • Objective Observations: Senses

  • Subjective Observations

  • Reporting Elder Abuse

  • Advance Directives

  • Supporting a Client with Mental Illness

  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Mental Illness

  • Assisting with Physical Needs at the End of Life

  • Assisting with Emotional Needs at the End of Life

  • Last Moments of Life

  • Immediately After Death

  • What is Dementia?

  • Keeping an Older Adult with Dementia Safe at Home

  • The Integumentary System

  • The Musculoskeletal System

  • The Cardiovascular System

  • Monitoring Clients with Cardiovascular Conditions

  • Understanding Tube Feeding Using a Syringe (Bolus Method)

  • Understanding Tube Feeding Using the Gravity Drip Method

  • Understanding Tube Feeding Using a Feeding Pump

  • Cleaning the Gastrostomy Site

  • Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) 

  • Role as a Direct Care Worker: Emergency Planning &Response 

  • Assisting Your Client with Making an Evacuation Plan

  • Emergency Kits: Preparing a Stay at Home Kit

  • Emergency Kits: Preparing an Evacuation Kit 

  • Evacuating Your Client NEW

  • Providing Perineal Care NEW

  • Introduction to Substance Abuse in Older Adults

  • Identifying Substance Abuse

  • Caring for a Client with a Substance Use Disorder

  • Bathing a Client in Bed NEWIntroduction to Antidepressants 

  • Introduction to Anti-Anxiety

  • Medications NEW

  • Introduction to Mood Stabilizers

  • Introduction to Antipsychotic Medication

  • Providing Skin Care

  • Direct Care Workers and the Care Team

  • The Brain and Nervous System

  • The Respiratory System

  • Monitoring Clients with Respiratory Conditions

  • The Endocrine System

  • The Reproductive System

  • The Urinary System

  • The Digestive System

  • Recognizing When a Modified Diet is Needed

  • Basics of Food and Nutrition

  • Observing and Monitoring Nutrition

  • Food and Liquid Texture Modifications

  • Understanding Temperature

  • Taking an Oral Temperature

  • How to Report Temperature

  • Understanding Pulse

  • Taking a Pulse

  • Understanding Respiration

  • Taking Respirations

  • Understanding Blood Pressure

  • Taking Blood Pressure

  • Observing and Reporting Pain

  • Assessing Pain

  • Physical and Verbal Cues of Pain

  • Heat and Ice for Treating Pain

  • Assistance with Urinal Use

  • Observing the Urinary System

  • Understanding Prescription Labels

  • Purpose and Types of Medications

  • Observing and Documenting Medication Self-Administration

  • Storing and Handling Medications

  • Assisting with the Use of Oxygen

  • What is a Stroke?

  • What is Parkinson's Disease?

  • Assisting an Older Adult to Transfer Using a Mobility Device

  • Assisting an Older Adult to Transfer Using a Slide Board

  • Assisting with Hoyer Lifts

  • Assisting with Mobility Devices

  • Assisting with Wheelchairs

  • Active Range of Motion for the Lower Body

  • Passive Range of Motion

  • Emptying a Urinary Catheter Drainage Bag

  • Changing and Cleaning a Urinary Catheter Drainage Bag

  • How to Perform Digital Stimulation

  • Defining Long-Term Care

  • Defining Scope of Practice

  • Providing Nail Care

 

POSITIVE APPROACH DEMENTIA TRAINING INCLUDED IN GOLD PACKAGE

  • In-Home Dementia Care: Tips & Techniques

  • It’s All in Your Approach

  • Living at Home with Mid to Later Stage Dementia

  • Maintain Your Brain: Dementia Risk Reduction & Life After Diagnosis

  • Practical Tips for Better Living with Parkinson’s Disease

  • Progression of Dementia

  • Senior Care Options: Insider’s Tips for Selecting the Best Care

  • Level for Changing Abilities

  • Spirituality in Dementia Care

  • The Inevitable Hospital Stay—How to Advocate for Your Loved One with Dementia

  • Dementia and Developmental Disabilities: What’s Happening

  • The Journey of Dementia

  • Understanding Frontotemporal Dementias

  • Understanding Vascular Dementia

  • Why, When and How to Seek Professional Senior Care—Your

  • Guide to Making the Right Choice

  • Seeing it From the Other Side: Part 1

  • Seeing it From the Other Side: Part 2

  • Seeing it From the Other Side: Part 3

  • Seeing it From the Other Side: Part 4

  • The art of Alzheimer’s care: innovative strategies (Français)

  • Dementia and the LGBTQ Community: A Discussion with Professionals

  • Sexuality and Intimacy for Professional Care Partners

 

ANCC ACCREDITED LICENSED PROFESSIONAL CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSE LIST (NURSING/OT/PT) INCLUDED IN GOLD PACKAGE

  • Clinical Care for the Heart Failure Patient

  • Diabetes Care: Prevention and Clinical Care of Diabetic Foot Ulcers

  • Human Trafficking Training for Michigan Healthcare

  • Professionals: Identifying Victims of Human Trafficking

  • Best-Practice Prescribing and Drug Diversion Training for West Virginia Nurses (3 Hours)

  • Prescription Drug Abuse: Opioid Diversion and Best-Practice Prescribing

  • Substance Abuse Education for Delaware Nurses: Drug

  • Diversion Training and Best-Practice Prescribing

  • Older Adult and Geriatric Care for Texas Nurses
    Elder Care

  • Human Trafficking Training for Florida Nurses and Other

  • Healthcare Professionals: Identifying Victims of Human Trafficking

  • Pain and Symptom Management for Michigan Nurses: Opioid Misuse, Abuse, and Diversion

  • Best-Practice Prescribing and Drug Diversion Training for West Virginia Nurses (1 Hour)

  • Metabolic Syndrome: Risk, Diagnosis, and Treatment

  • Bloodborne Pathogens Training: OSHA’s Bloodborne Pathogens Standard

  • Medical Errors: Prevention and Patient Safety

  • Prevention of Medical Errors for Florida Healthcare Professionals

  • Identifying and Reporting Child Abuse, Neglect, and Trafficking

  • Child Abuse Mandated Reporter Training for New York State:

  • Identifying and Reporting Child Abuse and Maltreatment

  • Cardiac Patient Care: Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)

  • Bioterrorism and Weapons of Mass Destruction: Emergency Preparedness for Nevada Nurses

  • Understanding Mental Illness for All Healthcare Professionals:

  • Integrating Physical and Mental Health Care

  • Asthma Patient Care

  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases: What Nurses Need to Know: STD/STI Prevention and Treatment

  • Prostate Cancer Patient Care: Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment

  • Dementia: Alzheimer’s Disease Patient Care

  • Work-Related Stress: Preventing Burnout, Compassion Fatigue, and Vicarious Trauma

  • Ethics for Case Managers, Part 2: Burnout and Stress: Creating a Healthy Workplace

  • Fall Prevention: Interventions for Balance Problems and Risks

  • Obesity in America: Management and Treatment in Children, Adolescents, and Adults

  • Elder Abuse and Dependent Adult Abuse: Recognition and

  • Reporting for Nurses and Other Healthcare Professionals

  • Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma: Child Abuse Prevention: Shaken Baby Syndrome

  • Wound Care

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD): Patient Management

  • Diabetes Type 1: Patient Care for Nurses and Other Healthcare Professionals

  • HIV/AIDS Education for Washington, DC, Nurses

  • Diabetes in Children and Adolescents: Symptoms and Management

  • Suicide Prevention Training Program for Washington Healthcare Professionals 

  • Ethics, Laws, and Regulations for California Physical Therapy 

  • Ethics and Law in Occupational Therapy Practice 

  • Prevention of Medical Errors for Florida Occupational Therapy 

  • Prevention of Medical Errors for Florida Physical Therapy 

  • Florida Occupational Therapy Laws and Rules 

  • ​Pain Management: Assessment and Patient Care for Nurses and Other Healthcare Professionals

  • Non-Cancer Pain Management for New Mexico Advanced Practice Nurses

  • Pain Management for Oregon Nurses and Other Healthcare Professionals

  • Breast Cancer: Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment

  • Ohio Nurse Practice Act (1 Hour): Law and Rules – Category A

  • Ohio Nurse Practice Act (2 Hours): Law and Rules – Category A

  • Stroke: Comprehensive Acute Stroke Care

  • Pregnancy Complications: Medical Management, Nursing Care, and Patient Teaching

  • End-of-Life, Palliative, and Hospice Care

  • Organ and Tissue Donation and Recovery for New Jersey Nurses

  • Organ and Tissue Donation and Recovery

  • Pressure Injury Prevention and Treatment: Assessment, Wound Care, and Healing

  • Suicide Prevention Training Program for Washington Healthcare Professionals (6 Hours): Suicide Assessment, Treatment, and Management

  • Health and Behavior: Techniques to Facilitate Change in Patients

  • LGBTQ Cultural Competency Training for Washington, DC

  • Ethics for Case Managers: CCMC Board-Certified Case Manager CE

  • Sexual Harassment Training for Illinois Healthcare Professionals

  • Suicide Risk and Prevention among Veterans for West Virginia Nurses:

  • Mental Health Conditions Common to Veterans and Their Family Members

  • Cultural Competency and Implicit Bias Training: Caring for LGBTQ+ Patients

  • Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma CE for Kentucky Nurses: Prevent and

  • Report Shaken Baby Syndrome

  • Sexual Harassment Training

  • Workplace Violence and Safety: Prevention and Solution Strategies

  • Ethics for Case Managers, Part 3: Workplace Violence and Safety in Healthcare

  • HIV/AIDS Training and Education for Healthcare Professionals

  • HIV/AIDS for Florida Healthcare Professionals

  • Recognizing Impairment in the Workplace for Florida Nurses

  • Telephone Triage: Best Practice and Systems for Telehealth Nursing

  • HIV/AIDS Training for Washington Healthcare Professionals (7 Hours)

  • Suicide Intervention and Prevention

  • Domestic Violence Education

  • Domestic Violence Education for Kentucky Nurses

  • Domestic Violence Education for Florida Nurses

  • Suicide Prevention and Screening

  • COVID-19: The Impact of a Pandemic on Mental Health: Providing Mental Health Interventions for Patients and Healthcare Workers

  • Mental Health Crisis Intervention and Support for Patients

  • Mental Health Crisis Intervention and Support for Patients

  • Diabetes Type 2: Prevention, Symptoms, and Treatment

  • Recognizing Impairment in the Workplace

  • Infection Control: Preventing and Controlling Infectious Diseases, including COVID-19

  • Infection Control Training for New York State Healthcare Professionals

  • Forensic Evidence Collection for Texas Nurses: Sexual Assault Survivor Examination Guidelines

  • Nursing Jurisprudence and Ethics for Texas: Standards of Nursing Practice

  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) for West Virginia Nurses: Mental Health Conditions Common to Veterans

  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD): Symptoms and Treatment in Veterans

  • COVID-19 and Seasonal Flu 2020-2021: What Healthcare Professionals Need to Know

  • Human Trafficking: Victim Recognition and Intervention for Healthcare Professionals

 

LEADERSHIP AND COMMUNICATION TRAINING
INCLUDED IN DIAMOND PACKAGE

  • Introduction to Leadership

  • Key Leadership Qualities

  • Developing Trust

  •  Creating Buy-In

  • Communicating Why

  • Key Training Principles 

  • Coaching to Peak Performance

  • Effective Meetings

  • Accountability Meetings

  • Employee Development Planning

  • Meaningful Communication: Introduction

  • Meaningful Communication: Setting Proper Expectations

  • Meaningful Communication: Communication Rules

  • Meaningful Communication: Keys to Successful Emails

  • Meaningful Communication: Graduated Learning

  • Meaningful Communication: Effective Listening

  • Meaningful Communication: How to Be Assertive

  • Meaningful Communication: Healthy Conflict

  • Meaningful Communication: Public Speaking

  • Meaningful Communication: Summary