The IHSS Public Authority is pleased to announce that we are now offering trainings for IHSS providers online via Care Academy!

Training Topics Include:

  • Overview of Nutrition and Food Prep
  • Managing Job Related Stress
  • Assisting with Elimination Needs
  • Overview of Skin Care and Wound Prevention
  • Assisting with Oral Hygiene
  • Introduction to Dementia Care
  • Managing a Clean and Healthy Environment (Infection Control)
  • Safety Precautions and Fall Prevention (Part 1)
  • Safety Precautions and Fall Prevention (Part 2)
  • Overview of Transfers and Mobility Equipment
  • Communicating with Older Adults
  • Assisting with Bathing
  • Clients Rights, HIPPA, and Elder Abuse Prevention
  • Assisting with Personal Care Through ADLs
  • Assisting with Independent Living Through IALDs


Benefits include:

  • Self-paced learning
  • Certificates available
  • Wide variety of classes
  • Access on your phone, tablet or computer


If you are interested in this new training platform, please fill out our form and once a staff member registers you, you'll receive an email from Care Academy with log in instructions.

Please contact Nicole if you have any questions; nlinsenbigler@sjgov.org / 209-468-1747


Virtual Trainings


The following training will be offered virtually. To register please contact Nicole; nlinsenbigler@sjgov.org / 209-468-1747​​


  • Dealing with Aging and Loss

         -Date/Time: November 17th, 2021 @ 1pm









Below are some organizations that offer online training's. Click the organization name to explore the different training's they offer. 





​Community Hospice              Tai Chi for Fall Prevention and Arthritis


​Alzheimer's Association



Nutrition and Wellness for the Aging Video










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Upcoming Trainings

Public Authority In-Home Supportive Services

San Joaquin County ~ COVID-19 Updated