Course Overview:

  • The Maintaining the Physical Residence: Module 2 Course is divided into 13 different Courses:
  • FARR Facility Certification Requirements
  • Crisis Prevention & Intervention: Verbal De-escalation & Aggression Control
  • Suicide Prevention
  • Fire & Safety Procedures: Recognizing & Responding to Safety Risks
  • CPR/First Aid Information for Recovery Residence Staff
  • Naloxone Use: Advance Training
  • Disaster Planning & Responding to Emergency & Disaster Situations
  • Universal Infection Control
  • Food Handling for Recovery Residence Staff
  • Group Process for Recovery Residence Staff
  • Mentoring and Leadership in Recovery Residences
  • Customer Service for Recovery Residence Staff
  • Licit and Illicit Drugs and Alcohol and Drug Testing Policies


Course Goals and Objectives:

The goal of this course is to provide the reader with the necessary information to:

  • Maintain a physical environment that meets the needs of all residents and is consistent with FARR certification requirements.
  • Educate staff on suicide prevention tips and suicide awareness
  • Prepare staff for crisis prevention and intervention and how to properly handle aggressive clients/residents.
  • Provide an advanced training in Naloxone Use.
  • Maintain a recovery residence that provides an alcohol and drug-free environment and is encouraging of sobriety.
  • Maintain a recovery residence that promotes a home-like environment that promotes recovery.
  • Implement and maintain good neighbor policies and procedures that ensure the residence/residents are courteous and responsive to neighbor concerns.
  • Implement the appropriate property maintenance to maintain the physical residence and maintain safety of the residents.
  • Promote residence safety by having procedures in place for disasters and emergency situations.
  • Promote peer governance in the residence in meaningful ways for all residents and staff.
  • Have policies and procedures in place regarding resident involvement with food preparation, household chores, planned house meeting, and other household tasks.


Cost: $80.00


This workshop has been approved for 20 CEUs by the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, and Mental Health Counseling. CE Broker Course Tracking Number:  20-574862. Provider #: 50-9339 The Certification Board of Addictions Professionals CE Provider # 5090