Community Health Worker Training

This 8-week course if offered through combined virtual interactive classroom and independent off-line study, with self-paced homework. Gain the skills and core competencies to work as a community Health Worker (CHW) or in other roles under the umbrella of community health such as a recovery Coach, Patient Navigator, Health Assister, Outreach Worker, Home Visitor, Patient Advisor, Patient Advocate. Along with the 8- week CHW training, there are 2 additional trainings given for Motivational Interviewing.

Course Topics: 

  • Communication Strategies
  • Care Connections
  • CHW Processes
  • Health-related Topics
  • Motivational Interviewing (MI) 
    (MI training – 4 hours over 2-days, *see below for schedule)
  • Resource Building
  • Problem Solving
  • Action Planning 

Dates of classes: 9/24; 10/1; 10/2; 10/8; 10/15; 10/16; 10/22; 10/29; 11/5; 11/12

Learn new skills or increase your work-related knowledge! All 10 days of training for $950.00. Click here to register.

Event Details

September 24, 2020
9:00 am - 3:30 pm
$950- for all 10 days of training
Limited full scholarships are also available by request to community members who live or work in Coos or Northern Grafton County.