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 Rhode Island caregiver training requirements apply professional caregiving jobs near you.
Rhode Island Senior Caregiver Training Requirements
0 Hours of Professional Caregiver Training Required by State Law
Rhode Island senior caregivers may learn basic caregiver training skills by taking the online caregiver training through Caregiver Training University.
Caregivers working as homemakers and home health aides through the states program for the disabled and community care are required to complete 20 Hours in Classroom and 5 Hours Practical training on abuse and neglect.
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.