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New Hire Training and In-Service Training now available on our site!


TORCH offers a Caregiver Orientation course via our E-Learning platform that fulfills the requirements of TAC Rule §553.253(d)(1) in the Standards for Licensure portion of the HHSC State Regulations.  This course is comprised of the following modules:
  • Lesson 1 - Your Role as a Caregiver
  • Lesson 2 - Residents Rights and Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation
  • Lesson 3 - Infection Control
  • Lesson 4 - Confidentiality, HIPAA & Manager Notification
  • Lesson 5 - Emergency and Evacuation Procedure
TORCH also offers In-Service Training courses that cover many of the topics listed in TAC Rule §553.253(d)(2-4) in the Standards for Licensure portion of the HHSC State Regulations.  The following modules are currently available:
  • Lesson 6 - Falls and Safety Measures
  • Lesson 7 - Cognitive Disabilities and Restraint Reduction
  • Lesson 8 - Body Mechanics
  • Lesson 10 - Stroke
  • Lesson 11 - Diabetes and Diabetic Complications
  • Lesson 13 - Oxygen Therapy
These courses are available on our E-Learning platform, linked in the Education menu. The E-Learning platform is only available when a user is logged in as a member.  Non-members must sign up as an E-Learning Course Participant (free) to gain access to the E-Learning platform. 

Single course/single learner pricing:
Member pricing: $20. 
Non-member pricing: $30.
Subscription pricing:
This is also available via subscription. Subscribing gives you unlimited course access for all your employees. Pricing is based on facility size (number of beds in ALL facilities) as follows:
  • 0 - 6 beds:  $50/month or $600/year.            (*Default number of users is   50.)
  • 7 - 15 beds:  $100/month or $1,200/year.     (*Default number of users is 100.)
  • 16+ beds:  $150/month or $1,800/year.        (*Default number of users is 150.)
*Number of users can be expanded at no extra charge.
To subscribe, we will need:
  • credit card stored in your profile.
  • all your employees added to your membership.
  • the subscription option you prefer (monthly or annually).
  • the number of beds in ALL your facilities (determines the pricing tier)
You may add the credit card and employees to your profile yourself, or you may contact us to do that for you.
  • Please CALL US with your credit card number.  DO NOT email it.
  • You may email a list of all your employees (full name, email address, and mobile phone number), and we will add them to your profile for you.
  • Alternatively, you can:
    • log into our site by clicking "Member Login" at the top right and entering your credentials.
    • hover over your name at the top right and click "Profile"
    • add your credit card in the "Credit Card" option under "More Member Options"
    • add your employees in the "Chapters/Additional Members" option under "More Member Options"
      • click "Add" on the "Employee Members" level
      • enter the employee's information (we must have a unique email address and phone number for your employees, to set up separate login credentials for them)
      • click [Save]
      • repeat these steps for each employee
      • YOU MUST CLICK [Save] AGAIN ON THE "Chapters/Additional Members" PANEL AFTER ADDING ALL YOUR EMPLOYEES, OR YOU WILL LOSE YOUR CHANGES.

Once these steps have been completed, we can add your subscription.  Be sure to use the coupon code E-LearningIntro on the payment page to get 10% off your first subscription period (either one month or one year).

Simply contact us at any time to add/change employees in your list, or to renew at the end of your subscription period.