Caregiver training in the senior care industry for professional caregiver employment is regulated by each state’s Department of Health. Training requirements for nursing homes, assisted living communities and senior home care agencies protect both seniors and caregivers.
Review the Massachusetts caregiver training requirements apply professional caregiving jobs near you.
Massachusetts Senior Caregiver Training Requirements
0 Hours of Professional Caregiver Training Required by State Law
Senior care companies in Massachusetts require basic caregiver skills. Take online caregiver training created by the senior care industry and mandated in many states to show your employer you have knowledge to perform safe and quality senior care. By taking the online course, you can learn skills such as how to safely transfer a senior client, procedures for daily care plan notes, communication skills and more.
Caregiverlist Certified Caregiver Training provides a 8-hour online training course meeting the guidelines established by senior care industry professionals.
Senior care companies will maintain their own caregiver training policies and provide caregiver training for each client along with training on age-related illnesses such as Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease.
Certified Nursing Aides must take a state-approved C.N.A. course and then successfully pass the state exam.