Operator Training for Assisted Living

Manage communities that make the golden years golden.

Butler's certification program prepares you to take the licensing exam approved by the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services for operators of assisted living, residential healthcare, home plus and adult day care facilities. Your training will cover the management of every aspect of the services provided in these facilities, including food preparation, socialization activities, the protection of residents rights and dignity, and the development and administration of service plans.



ICYMI: Operator Training for Assisted Living is Eligible for the Kansas Promise Scholarship + Butler Advantage

Kansas Promise Scholarship LogoKicking off 2021, students qualifying for the Kansas Promise Scholarship can now go after their Operator Training for Assisted Living training and have their costs for tuition, fees and books paid for by the state. That’s right – tuition, fees and books at no out-of-pocket cost. This revolutionary $10 million program only gets better with the Butler Advantage – quality microsoft office education respected by employers. Get the Butler Advantage! Visit our Kansas Promise Act webpage to review scholarship qualifications, learn about the application process, and check out other eligible programs.



Prerequisites for Operator Training for Assisted Living (AH 225, 3 credit hours)

  • Option A Possess a Baccalaureate degree in any area of study
  • Option B Possess an Associate's degree in a relevant field as determined by Health Occupations Credentialing
  • Option C Possess a high school diploma or equivalent, with one year relevant experience as by Health Occupations Credentialing.


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Kerri Smith
Administrative Assistant

Tammy Green

Melodee Curry
Assistant Professor