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 New Mexico caregiver training requirements apply professional caregiving jobs near you.
New Mexico Senior Caregiver Training Requirements
0 Hours of Professional Caregiver Training Required by State Law
New Mexico caregivers for seniors may take online caregiver training created by the senior care industry to learn safety skills, communication skills, safe transfering, emergency procedures, how to create a safe environment and activities for seniors with memory loss and more. Videos and text and audio.
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.