Assistance with Self Administration of Medication (ASAM)

Distance Training Glossary | Print Version | Email This Page To A Friend

Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Any Time
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Online / Web Delivered
AKTC e-Learning Portal / Moodle
Contact Person
AKTC Support
Support Phone
(907) 264-6244
Support Email
Cost Range
Please note that the fee for this training displays as FREE; however, each registrant or agency will be invoiced $20 for each training started or completed.

Host And Instructor

class/provider logo image
Rural AKHealth Professions Foundation/AKTraining Cooperative
For information contact: Betsy Chivers, Training Coordinator, or 907.264.2633


Contact Hours: 4.00

Training Overview Description

This training will meet the Senior and Disability Services Home and Community Based waiver regulations for staff training on Assistance with Self Administration of Medication. It is in compliance with state regulation 7 AAC 130.227 and 7 AAC 125.090 (d)(3).

This training does NOT meet requirements for Medication Administration Training, which must be provided by a licensed professional (RN).

COST OF TRAINING. The fee for this training displays as FREE; however, each registrant or agency will be invoiced $20 for each completed training. This invoicing will happen once a month and allow agencies to pay for multiple trainees with one payment.

Event-specific Details

TARGET AUDIENCE. This training is for staff working in Alaskan NON-LICENSED facilities providing the following services: adult day, supported employment, hourly respite, daily respite done in the person’s home ONLY, Intensive Active Treatment (IAT) sessions, day habilitation, supported living (18+ in OWN HOME), and in-home supports (child in OWN HOME). Please refer to State of Alaska regulation 7 AAC 130.227 and/or 7 AAC 125.090 (d)(3) for additional information.

Traumatic Brain Injury
Statewide Employment Services Training
Developmental Disabilities
Chronic Alcoholism and Other Substance Related Disorders
Behavioral Health/Mental Illness
Autism Spectrum Disorders
Aging/Alzheimers and Other Dementia
All Behavioral Health / Social
All Administrative Support Services
All Developmental Disabilities
All Direct Support Services/Care Givers
All Housing
All Senior Services

Registration Information

If you are interested in this training for your staff, utilize this LINK TO JOTFORM ( to complete the AK Training Cooperative Assistance with Self Administration of Medication (ASAM) Web-Based Training Agreement. Once this agreement is received, instructions and the link to register for the training will be forwarded to the Agency Contact and Billing Contact listed in the Agreement. Agencies will be billed for any staff who register, access and/or complete this training.

If you have any questions regarding this training, please contact Betsy Chivers, Training Coordinator at 907-264-6233 or by email to,