Adult Family CAREGIVERS NETWORK VOLUME 14 TRAININGS
Below are the training titles and descriptions for each Volume 14 AFCN training. After you have determined which trainings you are interested in ordering, select the number of tests and answer keys you will need for each. Only one answer key is needed for each training per facility. Each test includes a certificate of completion per caregiver.
*We encourage you to check with the licensing entity in your state to ensure that AFCN trainings will be counted toward training hours for your caregivers.
Follow the links below to view AFCN trainings from each volume.
**Please allow 2-3 weeks for delivery. Order online for faster service.
Important Publisher's Note: Reproduction of Tests and Certificates of Completion may VOID your training hours.
Volume 14, No. 1 Training & Certificate
Crisis Intervention Strategies for Seniors
This training will help caregivers understand how to de-escalate a crisis situation. They will learn how to recognize situations that constitute a “crisis,” learn the skills needed to de-escalate a crisis, and learn how to create an environment that prevents crisis escalation. If these skills are built, they can increase the safety and improve the mental and emotional health of both caregivers and their patients.
Category: Crisis Intervention
Volume 14, No. 1 Answer Key
Volume 14, No. 2 Training & Certificate
Preparedness of Outbreaks, Epidemics, and Pandemics
It is essential to understand outbreaks, epidemics, and pandemics, what causes them, and how to prepare for one. Furthermore, learning how to develop an emergency preparedness plan will allow a person to feel less stressed in the midst of a crisis.
Category: Health, Safety, & Nutrition
Volume 14, No. 2 Answer Key
Volume 14, No. 3 Training & Certificate
Understanding Fire Safety
Understanding fire safety is essential for caregivers. This training encompasses identifying fire hazards, implementing fire prevention strategies, and planning for action in the event of a fire. While most individuals can identify obvious fire hazards such as smoking, the use of candles, and cooking with gas or electric appliances, other common fire hazards may not readily come to mind. This training will assist you in identifying high risk areas within your home and/or facility that could result in a fire.
Category: Fire Safety
Volume 14, No. 3 Answer Key
Volume 14, No. 4 Training & Certificate
Safeguarding Against Abuse and Neglect
This training will help caregivers identify signs of abuse and neglect and guide caregivers in maintaining an environment safe from abuse and neglect. Participants will learn strategies for safeguarding children, older adults, and special needs populations of all ages against abuse and neglect. Motivating caregivers to take a proactive approach to identifying and preventing abuse and neglect in the home setting, will result in improved safety for vulnerable populations.
Category: Abuse & Neglect
Volume 14, No. 4 Answer Key
Volume 14, No. 5 Training & Certificate
HIPAA in Home and Residential Care Settings
This training will help residential and family caregivers to understand HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) definitions and associated privacy regulations. Participants will learn strategies for maintaining legal HIPAA compliance and safeguarding the privacy of their clients. It will also encourage caregivers to take a proactive approach to maintaining privacy will result in a higher level of professional conduct and improved client-caregiver rapport.
Category: Resident Rights
Volume 14, No. 5 Answer Key
Volume 14, No. 6 Training & Certificate
Dementia: Focus on Patient-Centered Care
This impact training will help in-home and nursing home caregivers to understand both patient and caregiver challenges in managing dementia. Participants will learn strategies for providing compassionate care and improving quality of life for individuals with dementia. Having a set of specific ideas and solutions will empower caregivers to implement professional, compassionate care despite the known challenges associated with dementia care.
Category: Mental Health Issues
Volume 14, No. 6 Answer Key