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Purchase Curriculum Review + essentiALZ Certification

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The following packages include the purchase of curriculum review, a $1,900 value, and essentiALZ certification exams. Recognition of training and completion of certification is valid for two years from date of issue.

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Care providers and training companies have the opportunity to submit their professional training programs for review in relation to the five topic areas of the Dementia Care Practice Recommendations. Once an organization’s professional training program has been recognized through curriculum review, they will be eligible to purchase the essentiALZ certification for employees. The essentiALZ® certification exam tests an individual's knowledge of quality dementia care practices.

Before submitting curriculum for review, please read the Curriculum Review Guidelines.

Upon successful completion of the essentiALZ certification exam, participants will receive a certificate that can be printed and displayed, recognizing their knowledge. This certification is valid for two years from date of issue.

Curriculum review and essentiALZ certification process

Ready to take the next steps to transform quality dementia care in your organization? Consider the following actions:

Step 1: Have your curriculum reviewed by the Alzheimer's Association.

Step 2: Train your staff with recognized curriculum (your own or from recognized training company’s curriculum).

Step 3: Purchase an essentiALZ certification package.

Step 4: Share

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