CRMA and PSS Training

Certified Residential Medication Aid (CRMA)

The Certified Residential Medication Aide (CRMA) training is designed for unlicensed workers. Successful completion of this course satisfies Departmental training requirements for workers who wish to pass medications in certain assisted housing programs.

CRMA Curriculum Materials

8-Hour Recertification Course

CRMA Instructor Resources

The instructor resources normally found here are temporarily unavailable from this site. To access the forms you need please email  DLC_CRMA_PSS.DHHS@maine.gov . We apologize for any inconvenience.

Additional CRMA Resources

Materials to assist the instructor in modifying and focusing on the areas of practice based on the population the participant will be serving.

Personal Support Specialist (PSS)

The Personal Support Specialist (PSS) training is designed for unlicensed entry-level workers. Successful completion of this course satisfies Departmental training requirements for direct care workers for certain home care programs and residential care facilities.

2019 Personal Support Specialist Curriculum

The Division of Licensing and Certification (DLC) is pleased to announce that it has completed an update of the Personal Support Specialist (PSS) curriculum. Below are several documents containing information about this new curriculum and the transition period.

PSS Instructor Resources

The instructor resources normally found here are temporarily unavailable from this site. To access the forms you need please email  DLC_CRMA_PSS.DHHS@maine.gov . We apologize for any inconvenience.