The Registry provides training as well as community resources for both Providers and Consumers.
FREE COVID-19 Certification Class
CareAcademy’s FREE COVID-19 Certification Class prepares direct care workers to perform critical frontline work during today’s challenging times. With this self-study class, gain relevant, reliable information about the virus and learn how to care for yourself and your care recipients amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. At the end of the class, claim your certificate and let your agency and care recipients know that you’re COVID-19 Certified through CareAcademy.
Please click the link to go to the CareAcademy’s website and take the free COVID-19 Certification Class: https://info.careacademy.com/en-us/covid19-certification-class
National Caregiver Training Program (NCTP)
This is a FREE 6-session course designed to help IHSS Providers acquire the caregiving skills needed to perform safe and confident home care. The course is held twice per week for 3 hours. It is open to all IHSS Providers, both on the Registry and not on the Registry.
Course instruction includes the following:
- Caring for someone on bed rest
- Personal care
- Safe wheelchair use
- Medication management
- Infection control
- Fall prevention
- Fire safety
- Plus many more helpful topics
Please contact the Registry at 866-351-7722 if you are interested in participating in this course.