TRPIL Community Services provides 16 hours of training to all newly hired Direct Care Workers and 8 hours of annual training to all active direct care workers. Newly hired direct care workers also receive additional individualized hands on training in the home of individuals receiving services. Although it is not required, TRPIL offers optional Certified American Red Cross CPR/First Aid training to all direct care workers. There is a small fee that Red Cross charges the trainee to receive the certification card that is available upon successful completion.
See also Training for Direct Care Workers.