Caregiver Certification Requirements

Please carefully review the below certification requirements for both traditional Self-Determination and Children’s Waiver cases.

Absolutely NO online courses can be taken except Bloodborne Pathogens. All classes must be face-to-face and taken in a classroom, including First Aid and CPR.

Traditional Self-Determination

Recipient Rights: Renewal every 2 years

  • Please visit TRAINING.MCCMH.NET for the MCCMH class schedules. Registration is not needed for Recipient Rights.

First Aid: Renewal every 2 years (must be done face-to face)

CPR: Renewal every 2 years (must be done face-to-face)

Bloodborne Pathogens: Renewal every year

  • Please visit HTTP://PLP.MIVU.ORG
  • Must be OSHA/MIOSHA approved
  • Registration is required to print the certificate. Please enter Bloodborne Pathogens in the search box to locate the free class.

Children’s Waiver

Recipient Rights: Renewal every 2 years

  • Please visit TRAINING.MCCMH.NET for the MCCMH class schedules. Registration is not needed for Recipient Rights.

First Aid: Renewal every 2 years (must be done face-to face)

CPR: Renewal every 2 years (must be done face-to-face)

Bloodborne Pathogens: Renewal every year

  • Please visit  HTTP://PLP.MIVU.ORG
  • Must be OSHA/MIOSHA approved
  • Registration is required to print the certificate. Please enter Bloodborne Pathogens in the search box to locate the free class.

7 Hour Skills Training for CLS and/or Respite Staff: No Renewal

  • Call (586) 465-8326 to schedule your class.
  • Please visit TRAINING.MCCMH.NET for the MCCMH class schedule.

TB Test: No Renewal

  • Employee must contact their local medical office and submit confirmed TB test results.

Training verification: No Renewal

  • This form must be completed by both the case manager and employee.