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 Jersey caregiver training requirements apply professional caregiving jobs near you.
New Jersey Senior Caregiver Training Requirements
76 Hours of Professional Caregiver Training Required by State Law
60 hours of training may be online and 16 hours of Clinical and Laboratory Training hours for a total of 76 hours of training required for New Jersey Home Health Aide and Homemaker Certificaton to be a NJ CHHA.
Senior care companies 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.
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.