ALERT! In response to the COVID-19 Pandemic, CMS has released COVID-19 Focused Survey Protocol Training for Long Term Care and Non-Long Term Care.
Surveyors must be logged in to receive credit for completion. Public learners can access COVID-19 training via direct links below:

Long Term Care | Non-Long Term Care

Training Information

Training Offering Overview

Training Name: Principles of Documentation for Life Safety Code (POD-LSC)

Activity Code: 0CMSLSCPOD

Training Description: This course is a prerequisite for the Basic Life Safety Code Course. The focus of this course is to prepare surveyors to document a Life Safety Code survey in accordance with the Principles of Documentation. Note: Course completion requires successful completion of the post-test found in the Test Center.

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Prerequisites: None

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