Georgia 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 Georgia caregiver training requirements apply professional caregiving jobs near you.

Georgia Senior Caregiver Training Requirements

8 Hours of Professional Caregiver Training Required by State Law

Special Requirements:

These rules shall be known as the Rules and Regulations for Private Home Care Providers. The purposes of these rules are to provide for the licensing and inspection of private home care providers. Authority O.C.G.A. Sec. 31-7-300 et seq.

House bill 155 for Private Home Care Provider rules and regulations, an application for a Private Home Care Provider license, Criminal Records Check Legislation.

Alabama has not enacted a law requiring licensed senior care companies to provide specific caregiver training.

The Caregiverlist Basic Caregiver Training meets requirements established by the senior care industry and passed into legislation in many states.  Take the Basic Caregiver Training to be certified as a professional caregiver in Alabama. The online caregiver training will provide employers with confirmation you have obtained training to perform caregiving duties in the home.

Pending Legislation:

None at this time.

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.

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