In-home Supportive Services Training Academy Tools and Links

See these pages below for tools and resources for In-home Supportive Services Training Academy workers.

Courses

IHSSTA offers a variety of training throughout California including IHSS 101, Comprehensive Assessment Concepts (CAC), and IHSS Medical Implications/Program Integrity/State Hearings (MI/PI/SH).

Training Registration

The IHSSTA offers IHSS core training (modules, 1, 2 and 3) in all regions of the state. Please follow link for details.

IHSSTA Resources

This page is intended for IHSS workers to provide easy access to resources and forms including a regional map and reimbursement form.

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