The candidate for this test is someone who works in Alzheimer care and has developed expertise in the field. The educators are responsible for educating and training the caregiver. In addition they may provide workshops/lectures/information to persons with early stage Alzheimer’s or related disorders, their families, and the general public.
The Alzheimer Educator Guide is a great tool to use for preparing for the Certified Alzheimer Educator (CAEd) Exam. Additionally, you may use this for training caregivers in Alzheimer and dementia care. The first 8 modules are the same as the Alzheimer Caregiver Guide, with additional information on Medications in the Health module. Additionally, there are modules covering Adult Learning Theory, Techniques and Practical and Helpful Applications.