Assisted Living Caregiver Training

For those wanting to become a caregiver.

Being a caregiver is a rewarding and fulfilling career. The State of Arizona requires caregivers to receive specialized training and pass the state exam. At Assisted Living Pfundamentals:

  1. You can start classes today.
  2. All class work is completed online.
  3. Training is tailored to your schedule and self-paced.
  4. Multiple locations for required in-person skills training.
  5. You schedule your state exam at a location and time that works for you.

Your training will consist of 64 total hours. 50 hours of training and 12 hours of hands-on skills training. The state exam is offered every week at multiple locations and times.

Training Topics Include: Legal and Ethical Issues, Patient Rights, Communication, Job Management Skills, Service Plans, Infection Control, Nutrition and Food Preparation, Fire, Safety, and Emergency Procedures, Home Environment and Maintenance, Basic Caregiver Skills, Mental health and Social Services Needs, Caring for the Cognitively Impaired, Skills for Basic Restorative Services, Medication Management

Cost: Class $385 plus State test $65.00 = Total Signup cost of $450.00

TO GET STARTED:Complete the enrollment form below, make payment, send a copy of your US ID or Visa, and send a copy of your food handlers card. Once the enrollment form and payment are received you will receive two emails to get started.

Enrollment Form: Click Here (Opens in new window)

To Make Payment:

  1. Zelle: [email protected]
  2. Venmo:
  3. Card: $472.50 Select your training course from the drop-down, then click the Yellow Buy Now below (price includes a 5% processing fee).

If you need support call or text 602-726-2800 or email [email protected]

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Frequently Asked Questions

When does the training start and finish?
Your training starts once we have you registered and the fee is paid. Your training modules are completely self-paced and completed at home/work. You have two months once you start to finish your training.
How many hours am I required to complete in the classroom?
You are required to complete 50 hours of module training plus 12 hours of skills training.
Can I complete all my training online and at home?
Yes. Except for the 12 hours of skills training required to be completed in person.
What is required to take the state exam?
To be eligible to take the state caregiver exam you need to complete all 64 hours of training and provide evidence of your food handlers card.
How many times can I take the state caregiver exam?
Arizona allows two attempts to pass the exam. In the event you are unsuccessful, you will be required to retake the caregiver training program; including paying the fee.
Am I required to have a finger print card?
To attend school and take your state exam you are not required to have a finger print card. You are required to have a finger print card prior to your employment as a caregiver.
Are refunds available?
Once you enroll, you have 5 calendar days to withdraw from the course and receive a refund. Refunds must be requested by email to [email protected] Two exceptions: 1. There is a $100.00 program registration fee that is non refundable. 2. You must not start any of your training. If you started your training no refund will be given.
In what language is the training taught?
All training is currently taught in English. The state exam is only given in English.
I have a caregiver certificate from another state can I use that and just take the state exam?
Arizona does not recognize other state's certifications. You will need to take an Arizona approved course to be eligible for the state exam.