Class Description: 
This class will give participants an understanding of bloodborne pathogens, universal precautions,protection methods and possible risks of exposure.

This class satisfies OSHA requirements for initial bloodborne pathogen training. ​​



Basic Medication
Foundation and Procedures

Time: 8:45 AM to 3:15 PM 

Type: New Staff Training/Refresher Course
Location: 17500 Northland Park Court, Southfield, Michigan 48075
Cost $85
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Introduction to Community Residential Settings
Time: 8:45 AM to 3:15 PM 

Type: New Staff Training/Refresher Course
Location: 17500 Northland Park Court, Southfield, Michigan 48075
Cost $75
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Class Description: 
Upon completion of this training course, participants will receive an American Red Cross certification. This certification is valid for two years from the date of training.

Interested persons should register for CPR and First Aid in advance.  These classes are very high in demand and classes fill up quickly. Under the 


American Red Cross guidelines, the class ratio for CPR and First Aid is limited to twelve (12) students per instructor.  

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Environmental Emergencies
Prepare, Prevent, Respond
Time: 8:45 AM to 1:00 PM 

Type: New Staff Training/Refresher Course
Location: 17500 Northland Park Court, Southfield, Michigan 48075
Cost $55       
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Class Description: 
Working with people who have a developmental disability or mental illness is a challenging and rewarding experience for people who understand the tremendous impact they can have in the life of an individual. 

This course is devoted to  help staff understand the significance of that relationship: your role as a teacher and  your responsibility to promote respect and dignity in the community residential setting. 

American Red Cross 
CPR/FA/AED - Child and Adult
 Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM


Type: New Staff Training/Refresher Course
Location: 17500 Northland Park Court, Southfield, Michigan 48075
Cost $65
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Class Description: 
Upon completion of this training course, participants will have a clear understanding of Medication Administration: Foundation and Procedures.


Participants working in a licensed Adult Foster Care
Home must successfully perform a return demonstration
on the 6 Rights of Medication Administrationand pass the
written exam with 80% or better in order to pass this
class.


Interested persons should register in advance. These classes are very high in demand and classes fill up quickly. ​​​

Class Description: 
Emergency preparedness means planning so you and those in the community residential setting know how to prevent crisis situations and manage those that do arise.4


This training focuses on environmental hazards you must prepare for, and your responsibilities in maintaining a safe environment for people living in the community residential setting.


Working with People II
Positive Techniques to Address Challenging Behavior
Time: 8:45 AM to 3:15 PM 

Type: New Staff Training/Refresher Course
Location: 17500 Northland Park Court, Southfield, Michigan 48075
Cost $75     
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Nutrition and Food

Foundation for Good Health
Prepare, Prevent, Respond
Time: 8:45 AM to 1:00 PM 

Type: New Staff Training/Refresher Course
Location: 17500 Northland Park Court, Southfield, Michigan 48075
Cost $55       
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Basic Health
Bloodborne Pathogen Training
Time: 8:45 AM to 3:15 PM 

Type: New Staff Training/Refresher Course
Location: 17500 Northland Park Court, Southfield, Michigan 48075
Cost $75 
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Class Description: 
This entry level Direct Care Staff program is designed to prepare students to work with developmentally disabled and mentally impaired children adults or seniors. Students that complete this program will be able to work in licensed Adult Foster Care settings. Students must pass all eight units in order  to receive the certification which will allow them to work independently in a licensed facility.  

​​(Ask about our Train-to-Work Provider Discount)


 Class Description: 
Nutrition is the foundation for good health. Upon completion of this class participants will be able to identify the six food groups, nutrition related illness and understand that meal and food related activities 
provide opportunities for skill development, community integration and develop positive attitudes towards food and eating.​




Class Description: 
In this training staff discover why challenging behavior occurs and learn some strategies\that work in supporting a person while they learn new skills that allow them to reduce challenging behaviors.   





Direct Support Professional Training

(Formerly Direct Care Worker) 
(Two Week Program)
Time: 8:45 AM to 3:15 PM 

Type: New Staff Training 
Location: 17500 Northland Park Court, Southfield, Michigan 48075
Cost $345        
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Working With People - I
Introduction to Human Needs

Time: 8:45 AM to 3:15 PM 

Type: New Staff Training/Refresher Course
Location: 17500 Northland Park Court, Southfield, Michigan 48075
Cost $75          CLICK HERE TO ENROLL



Michigan Autism Academy Staff and Occupational Training Center                   Proprietary School * Licensed and Bonded
                    Medicaid Provider - Agency With Choice
​                                     (313) 915-2236 

Class Description:  
This training introduces staff role as a caregiver. After completion of this training, participants will have a good idea of their day-to-day responsibilities as providers of direct care.