Training + Certification
CERTIFICATION AND RE-CERTIFICATION OF GRAND-AIDES
Certification by Grand-Aides USA is required in order to practice as a Grand -Aide. Grand-Aides certification assures that you remain active in the Grand-Aides program. Certification also tells others that you have taken the appropriate training as well as passed the appropriate evaluations and tests.
After Grand-Aides Training, those who are certified as capable by their Supervisor, and who pass the Grand-Aides Test receive certification, which last for one year.
Certification is granted to an individual, who must function within a certified organization. Therefore the name of the individual and the name of the organization appear on the certificate.
Yearly re-certification is required. Those who are certified as capable by their Supervisor, who pass the Grand-Aides Test, and have 5 hours of continuing education (provided by Grand-Aides USA) receive certification, which last for one year.
Confidentiality Before receiving training materials, the Grand-Aide trainee will be required to sign a statement that the person will not use any materials and will not duplicate materials or sell / give them to others. When the supervisor no longer works for that organization, all materials must be returned. The materials are all copyrighted. Patents are pending.