About Professional Training
The Alzheimer's Association is committed to helping professionals improve their knowledge and skills, build stronger teams and deliver better care to people with dementia and their families. Training and education programs are geared to professionals working in both community-based and residential care settings. Our programs and meetings have been attended by activity professionals, administrators, nurses, occupational therapists, physical therapists, social workers, CNAs and staff trainers. Many of our caregiver conferences also offer CEUs.
Professional Training OpportunitiesLearn more.
< Course is ONLY available online.
The Alzheimer’s Association essentiALZ certification program is a convenient way for individuals to be recognized for learning quality dementia care practices. The essentiALZ program combines select HealthCare Interactive® CARES® online dementia care training with Alzheimer’s Association online certification exams. The essentiALZ program was developed to recognize the knowledge of any caregiver who fulfills the certification requirements, regardless of whether they are paid or unpaid for their care of people with dementia. More HERE.
2013 Conference on Alzheimer's & Other Dementia - Dubuque, IA
Thursday, November 7, 2013
2013 Conference on Alzheimer's & Other Dementia -Quad Cities
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
2014 Conference on Alzheimer's & Other Dementia - Des Moines, IA
2014 Date TBD