Our Mission is to provide AZ State approved Certified Caregiver Training and Advanced Dementia Care knowledge, skills, confidence and marketability to be first choice in hiring. Living Communities will be fully staffed with team members who will provide the quality of care desired and expected for our Seniors. We also provide additional services and training that promote quality of life and care for our aging population.

Learn the latest in caregiving from industry expert Judi Knudsen

Judi Knudsen, RN
Administrator

Judi Knudsen, LVN and Administrator of Endeavor Training Institute has over 20 years of nursing experience. She is also a Certified Dementia Practitioner, CPR/First Aid instructor, and former Medical Assisting instructor. She has also spent many years hiring, training, and observing caregivers in their natural habitat.

Judi brings years of hands on experience in Assisted Living Communities, Memory Care, and In-Home Care. This has given her in-depth knowledge of the skills and training Caregivers need to be successful. A passion for senior care and developing caregivers to achieve excellence drives Judi to provide comprehensive, hands on training that fully prepares students to care for seniors in a number of different settings.

Judi will play an active role in training the next generation of caregivers to enter the workforce and provide exceptional care.

Andrew Matthias
Student Services Coordinator

Lori Matthias
RN Founder/Advisor

Dave Rodgers
Founder Endeavor In-Home Care

State of the Art Learning Center

ETI is located just one block off of the 17 Freeway at Indian School Road Exit #202. It is a great location near I-10, 202, and 60. WE are very close to the landmark Grand Canyon University.

2930 W Fairmount Ave Phoenix, AZ 85017

Our State of the Art Learning Center

  • Laptops for each Student
  • Theatre Style Large Screens
  • Skills Lab
  • Onsite Coaching / Mentoring
  • Culturally Diverse
  • Sensitive to All Learning Styles

Front Desk

Upon entering the reception area each student will find our Mini Market where coffee and snacks are available to take with you to class.

Classroom

Our classroom currently seats 40 but for larger events can be converted to accommodate up to 125 chairs.

Conference Room:

ETIs additional classroom offers optimal learning space for smaller groups.

Skills Lab

  • Low-flow alternating pressure beds
  • Hoyer Lift
  • ADL Equipment & Supplies
  • Med Cart & Medication Delivery System