Training By State

Bite-Size, Scenario-Based Video Training
60+ Hours of Videos With “Do This, Don’t Do That” Instructions and
250+ Hours of ANCC Accredited Nursing Continuing Education

GEORGIA TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

The classes you need to meet Georgia’s caregiver training requirements are included in SkilledUp.

 

Required Initial Training Topics

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Assisting with Ambulation

Basic First Aid

Bathing

Client-Specific Issues

CPR

Dressing

Emergency Procedures

Grooming

Housekeeping

Infection Control

Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

Mouth Care

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Positioning

Safety Precautions

Shaving

Toileting

Transfers

Vital Signs

Working with an Aging Population

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

WASHINGTON TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

Required Initial Training Topics

Required initial training topics are mandated by the state and require approval as part of the Home Care Aide 75-hour certification training.

 

Required Annual Training Topics

Required annual training topics are intended to promote professional development and increase a caregiver’s skills. Topics may not be repeated unless the subject is advancing on previous education or a need is presently based on the caregiver’s annual competency evaluations. Additionally, caregivers may repeat up to five hours of the following topics:

Bloodborne Pathogens

Infection Control

CPR Training

First-Aid Training

Food Handling Training

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)

Medication Assistance

Disaster Preparedness

Aging Sensitivity

Client Rights and Safety

Abuse and Neglect Identification

Mandatory Reporting

ALASKA TRAINING CURRICULUM

SkilledUp Recommended Initial Training Topics

Role of a Caregiver

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Safety Precautions

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

IDAHO TRAINING CURRICULUM

SkilledUp Recommended Initial Training Topics

Role of a Caregiver

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Safety Precautions

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

WYOMING TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

The classes you need to meet Wyoming’s caregiver training requirements are included in SkilledUp.

 

Required Initial Training Topics

CPR

OSHA

 

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

CALIFORNIA TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

The classes you need to meet California’s caregiver training requirements are included in SkilledUp.
 
Required Initial Training Topics
Emergency Procedures
Infection Control
Role of a Caregiver
Safety Precautions
 

Required Annual Training Topics
Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
Assisting with Transportation
Clients’ Rights & HIPAA
Elder Abuse Prevention
Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

COLORADO TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

The classes you need to meet Colorado’s caregiver training requirements are included in SkilledUp.

 

Required Initial Training Topics

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Basic First Aid

Behavior Management

Communicating with a Person with Dementia

Fire Safety

Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Observation

Reporting & Documentation

Role of a Caregiver

Safety Precautions

Assisting with Self-Administered Medication

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Communication

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Housekeeping

Infection Control

 

Required Annual Training Topics

Behavior Management

Basic First Aid

Client Independence

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Introduction to First Aid

Safety Precautions

TEXAS TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

SkilledUp Recommended Initial Training Topics

Role of a Caregiver

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Safety Precautions

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

NORTH DAKOTA TRAINING CURRICULUM

SkilledUp Recommended Initial Training Topics

Role of a Caregiver

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Safety Precautions

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

 

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

NEBRASKA TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

SkilledUp Recommended Initial Training Topics

Role of a Caregiver

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Safety Precautions

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

LOUISIANA TRAINING CURRICULUM

SkilledUp Recommended Initial Training Topics

Role of a Caregiver

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Safety Precautions

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

IOWA TRAINING CURRICULUM

SkilledUp Recommended Initial Training Topics

Role of a Caregiver

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Safety Precautions

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

MISSOURI TRAINING CURRICULUM

SkilledUp Recommended Initial Training Topics

Role of a Caregiver

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Safety Precautions

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

MISSISSIPPI TRAINING CURRICULUM

SkilledUp Recommended Initial Training Topics

Role of a Caregiver

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Safety Precautions

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

WISCONSIN TRAINING CURRICULUM

The classes you need to meet Wisconsin’s caregiver training requirements are included in SkilledUp.

 

 

Required Initial Training Topics

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Safety Precautions

Communication

 

 

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

MARYLAND TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

The classes you need to meet Maryland’s
caregiver training requirements are included
in SkilledUp.


Required Initial Training Topics
CPR
Clients’ Rights & HIPAA
Elder Abuse Prevention
Infection Control
Observation
Reporting & Documentation
Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

 

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics
Clients’ Rights & HIPAA
Elder Abuse Prevention
Infection Control
Emergency Procedures
Communication
Cultural Competency
Working with an Aging Population
Assisting with Oral Hygiene
Nutrition & Meal Preparation
Introduction to Dementia Care

WASHINGTON DC TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

The classes you need to meet Washington DC’s caregiver training requirements are included in SkilledUp.

 

SkilledUp Recommended Initial Training Topics

Role of a Caregiver

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Safety Precautions

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

 

Required Annual Training Topics

Caring for Persons with Disabilities

DELAWARE TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

The classes you need to meet Delaware’s
caregiver training requirements are included
in SkilledUp.


Required Initial Training Topics
Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
Caring for Persons with Disabilities
Clients’ Rights & HIPAA
Communicating with a Person with Dementia
Communication
Infection Control
Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)
Introduction to Dementia
Nutrition & Meal Preparation
Observation
Reporting & Documentation
Role of a Caregiver
Safety in Dementia
Housekeeping
Mobility & Safety Equipment
Modified Diets
Safety Precautions
Working with an Aging Population


SkilledUp Recommended
Annual Training Topics
Clients’ Rights & HIPAA
Elder Abuse Prevention
Infection Control
Emergency Procedures
Communication
Cultural Competency
Working with an Aging Population
Assisting with Oral Hygiene
Nutrition & Meal Preparation
Introduction to Dementia Care

MAINE TRAINING CURRICULUM

SkilledUp Recommended Initial Training Topics

Role of a Caregiver

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Safety Precautions

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

 

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

VIRGINIA TRAINING CURRICULUM

SkilledUp Recommended Initial Training Topics

Role of a Caregiver

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Safety Precautions

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

 

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

INDIANA TRAINING CURRICULUM

SkilledUp Recommended Initial Training Topics

Role of a Caregiver

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Safety Precautions

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

 

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

OHIO TRAINING CURRICULUM

SkilledUp Recommended Initial Training Topics

Role of a Caregiver

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Safety Precautions

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

 

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

WEST VIRGINIA TRAINING CURRICULUM

SkilledUp Recommended Initial Training Topics

Role of a Caregiver

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Safety Precautions

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

 

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

NORTH CAROLINA TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

The classes you need to meet North Carolina’s caregiver training requirements are included in SkilledUp.


SkilledUp Recommended Initial Training Topics
Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

 

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

FLORIDA TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

The classes you need to meet Florida's caregiver training requirements are included in SkilledUp.

Required Initial Training Topics

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Assisting with Self-Administered Medication

Clients' rights & HIPAA

Communicating with A Person with Dementia

Communication

Cultural Competency

Denture Care

Emergency procedures

HIV?AIDS

Housekeeping

Infection Control

Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLS)

Introduction to Dementia

Mobility & Safety Equipment

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Range of Motion 

Safety Precautions

Vital Signs

Working with an Aging Population

 

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

MONTANA TRAINING CURRICULUM

SkilledUp Recommended Initial Training Topics

Role of a Caregiver

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Safety Precautions

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

  

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

OREGON TRAINING REQUIREMENT

The classes you need to meet Oregon’s caregiver training requirements are included in SkilledUp.

 

Required Initial Training Topics

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Assisting with Self-Administered Medication

Behavior Management

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Modified Diets

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Observation

Reporting & Documentation

Role of a Caregiver

Safety Precautions

 

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

CALIFORNIA TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

The classes you need to meet California’s caregiver training requirements are included in SkilledUp.
 
Required Initial Training Topics
Emergency Procedures
Infection Control
Role of a Caregiver
Safety Precautions
 

Required Annual Training Topics
Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
Assisting with Transportation
Clients’ Rights & HIPAA
Elder Abuse Prevention
Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

NEVADA TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

The classes you need to meet Nevada’s caregiver training requirements are included in SkilledUp.
 

Required Initial Training Topics
Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
Behavior Management
Clients’ Rights & HIPAA
Communication, Elder Abuse Prevention
Emergency Procedures
Infection Control
Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)
Mobility & Safety Equipment
Modified Diets
Nutrition & Meal Preparation
Observation
Reporting & Documentation
Role of a Caregiver
Safe Patient Handling (Back Safety)
Safety Precautions
Skin Care
Toileting
Transfers
Working with an Aging Population
 
Required Annual Training Topics
Client-Specific Issues
Clients’ Rights & HIPAA
Elder Abuse Prevention

 

ARIZONA TRAINING CURRICULUM

SkilledUp Recommended Initial Training Topics
Role of a Caregiver
Clients’ Rights & HIPAA
Elder Abuse Prevention
Emergency Procedures
Infection Control
Safety Precautions
Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

 

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics
Clients’ Rights & HIPAA
Elder Abuse Prevention
Infection Control
Emergency Procedures
Communication
Cultural Competency
Working with an Aging Population
Assisting with Oral Hygiene
Nutrition & Meal Preparation
Introduction to Dementia Care

 

UTAH TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

The classes you need to meet Utah’s caregiver training requirements are included in SkilledUp.

Required Initial Training Topics

Basic First Aid

Bathing

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Denture Care

Dressing

Elder Abuse Prevention

Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Assisting with Self-Administered Medication

Assisting with Transportation

Introduction to First Aid

Mouth Care

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Role of a Caregiver

Toileting

Transfers

Vital Signs

 

Required Annual Training Topics

Elder Abuse Prevention

NEW MEXICO TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

SkilledUp Recommended Initial Training Topics

Role of a Caregiver

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Safety Precautions

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

 

 

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

HAWAII TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

SkilledUp Recommended Initial Training Topics

Role of a Caregiver

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Safety Precautions

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

 

 

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

OKLAHOMA TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

The classes you need to meet Oklahoma’s caregiver training requirements are included in SkilledUp.

 

 

Required Initial Training Topics

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Observation

Reporting & Documentation

Safety Precautions

 

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

SOUTH DAKOTA TRAINING CURRICULUM 

SkilledUp Recommended Initial Training Topics

Role of a Caregiver

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Safety Precautions

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

KANSAS TRAINING CURRICULUM

SkilledUp Recommended Initial Training Topics

Role of a Caregiver

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Safety Precautions

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

MINNESOTA TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

The classes you need to meet Minnesota’s caregiver training requirements are included in SkilledUp.

 

Required Initial Training Topics

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Assisting with Self-Administered Medication

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Communication

Bathing

Cultural Competency

Denture Care

Dressing

Emergency Procedures

Hair Care

Infection Control

Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

Mobility & Safety Equipment

Modified Diets

Mouth Care

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Observation

Reporting & Documentation

Professionalism

Range of Motion

Role of a Caregiver

Safety Precautions

Toileting

Vital Signs

Working with an Aging Population

 

Required Annual Training Topics

Child Abuse

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Housekeeping

Infection Control

ARKANSAS TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

The classes you need to meet Arkansas’s caregiver training requirements are included in SkilledUp.

 

Required Initial Training Topics

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Alzheimer’s & Dementia

Assisting with Ambulation

Bathing

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Communication

Dressing

Emergency Procedures

Ethical Considerations

Fire Safety

Housekeeping

Infection Control

Mouth Care

Nail Care

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Observation

Reporting & Documentation

Range of Motion

Role of a Caregiver

Safety Precautions

Toileting

Transfers

Workplace Safety

 

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

ILLINOIS TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

The classes you need to meet Illinois’s caregiver training requirements are included in SkilledUp.

 

Required Initial Training Topics

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Assisting with Self-Administered Medication

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Communication

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

Mobility & Safety Equipment

Observation

Safety Precautions

Reporting & Documentation

Required Annual Training Topics

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

NEW JERSEY TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

Required initial training topics are mandated by the state and require approval as part of the Certified
Home Health aide 76-hour certification training. Best
Practice standards also mandate initial training in the following topic areas in addition to the 76-
hour certification training initial & annual:


Required Initial Training Topics
Bloodborne Pathogens
Child Abuse
Clients’ Rights & HIPAA
Elder Abuse Prevention
Emergency Procedures
Infection Control
Pain Management
Workplace Safety


Required Annual Training Topics

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
Child Abuse, Clients’ Rights &
HIPAA
Elder Abuse Prevention
Infection Control
Pain Management
Role of a Caregiver
Safety Precautions
Workplace Safety

RHODE ISLAND TRAINING CURRICULUM

SkilledUp Recommended initial Training Topics

Role of a Caregiver

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Safety Precautions

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

 

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

CONNECTICUT TRAINING CURRICULUM

SkilledUp Recommended Initial Training Topics

Role of a Caregiver

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Safety Precautions

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

 

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

MASSACHUSETTS TRAINING CURRICULUM

SkilledUp Recommended Initial Training Topics

Role of a Caregiver

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Safety Precautions

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

 

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

VERMONT TRAINING CURRICULUM

SkilledUp Recommended Initial Training Topics

Role of a Caregiver

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Safety Precautions

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

 

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

MICHIGAN TRAINING CURRICULUM

SkilledUp Recommended Initial Training Topics

Role of a Caregiver

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Safety Precautions

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

 

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

NEW HAMPSHIRE TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

Infection Control

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Assisting with Self-Administered Medication

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Communication

Elder Abuse Prevention Emergency Procedures Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs) Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Observation

Reporting & Documentation

Role of a Caregiver

Safety Precautions

Safe Patient Handling (Back Safety)

Required Annual Training Topics

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Child Abuse Elder Abuse Prevention

KENTUCKY TRAINING REQUIREMENT

The classes you need to meet Kentucky’s caregiver training requirements are included in SkilledUp.

 

Required Initial Training Topics

Assisting with Self-Administered Medication Communication

Elder Abuse Prevention

 

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

PENNSYLVANIA TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

The classes you need to meet Pennsylvania’s caregiver training requirements are included in SkilledUp.

 

Required Initial Training Topics

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Behavior Management

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs) Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Observation Reporting & Documentation

Safety Precautions

 

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

TENNESSEE TRAINING REQUIREMENT

The classes you need to meet Tennessee’s
caregiver training requirements are included
in SkilledUp.


Required Initial Training Topics
Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
Assisting with Self-Administered Medication
Clients’ Rights & HIPAA
Elder Abuse Prevention
Emergency Procedures
Infection Control
Observation
Reporting & Documentation
Safety Precautions

 

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

ALABAMA TRAINING CURRICULUM

SkilledUp Recommended Initial Training Topics

Role of a Caregiver

Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Emergency Procedures

Infection Control

Safety Precautions

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

 

SkilledUp Recommended Annual Training Topics Clients’ Rights & HIPAA

Elder Abuse Prevention

Infection Control

Emergency Procedures

Communication

Cultural Competency

Working with an Aging Population

Assisting with Oral Hygiene

Nutrition & Meal Preparation

Introduction to Dementia Care

The information provided in this document is not intended as legal advice and should not be considered as such. The summary of these state laws and regulations is in no way a representation that they are appropriate for use in a particular case or situation, nor is this summary designed to be adequate for use without modification and/or elaboration. In addition, the underlying laws/regulations may change at any time, making this document outdated. You should always research and review those statutes and regulations that pertain to your particular case to ensure that your practice is in compliance with current state law.

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