Community Health Worker Training Programs
Community Health Workers (CHWs) serve as the bridge between patients and the health care system: They are trusted community members who advocate, facilitate and organize access to health and social services.
This tool was designed to help you find existing training and certification options for CHWs in your community and nationally.
PLEASE NOTE: Information for programs will vary. Visit the referred site for more information about the program.
Community Health Worker Associate in Arts Degree and Certificate Of Achievement at Berkeley City College2050 Center St., Berkeley, CA 94704
Berkeley City College offers both an Associate in Arts Degree and Certificate of Achievement for Community Health Workers. The program consists of 32 or 33 credits and is targeted at individuals interested in working in the community health field as well as county social services employees. The program provides paraprofessional classes that incorporate theory and active learning activities that simulate everyday experiences in the work-world.