New York Professional Senior Caregiver Training Requirements

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 York caregiver training requirements apply professional caregiving jobs near you.

New York Senior Caregiver Training Requirements

6 Hours of Professional Caregiver Training Required by State Law

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Special Requirements:

New York senior caregivers can learn the basic safety, communication, elder abuse reporting, senior activities and more in the online caregiver training created by the senior care industry.  A certificate may be printed once the training course has been passed.

Pending Legislation:


Get Certified

Caregiverlist Certified Caregiver Training provides a 8-hour online training course meeting the guidelines established by senior care industry professionals.

Purchase Caregiver Training

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.