Community Mental Health

Training Center

Welcome to the Training Center website for Community Mental Health (CMH). All the information you need to know about training through CMH should be found below.

If you have questions, please contact the Training Center at

If you would like to speak with someone at the Training Center, please contact:

If we are not available to take your call, please leave a message and we will return your call or email within a reasonable timeframe.

Recipient Rights (4-hour class for new hires) continues to be available online. It is titled “Recipient Rights New Hire Direct Care - Network 180”. This is a course offered through This course substitutes for Ottawa's classroom Recipient Rights course.

REMINDER: All agencies that hire new staff must require that individual to take one of the Recipient Rights virtual courses within 30 days of hire.


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Lakeshore LMS (Learning Management System)

CMHOC uses Lakeshore LMS as its platform for classroom and online courses. This learning platform is a self-registration system in which each student registers for both classroom and online courses they are required to complete.

Lakeshore LMS is being used by the five partner agencies in the Lakeshore Regional Entity (LRE) affiliation:  CMH of Ottawa County, OnPoint, HealthWest (Muskegon), network180 (Kent), and West Michigan CMH (Mason, Lake, and Oceana Counties).

Accessing Lakeshore LMS

To set up your user profile and register for courses, go to the Lakeshore LMS homepage. Information on how to use Lakeshore LMS and how to start the registration process for students is located on the homepage. Look for the “How to…” video and the Quick Guide on that page.

Students can also access a Student Guide developed by CMHOC for using Lakeshore LMS. This document will give you a step by step guide on setting up your profile and enrolling in courses.

Lakeshore LMS Users Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Classroom Training Schedule

Training calendars are subject to change as current and future orders by the State of Michigan and Michigan Department of Health and Human Services are released and updated.

Additional Training Information

Please utilize the links below for details on each topic listed.

Training Location

Training Room at
Community Mental Health of Ottawa County
12263 James Street (Building B, Room #8)
Holland, MI 49424

Enter the automatic sliding doors (Main Entrance) and follow signs to the Training Room.