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.
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The Asthma Regional Council of New England offers a “Core Competency Course for Community Health Workers,” a 48-hour course on fundamental CHW skills such as communication, assessment, cultural responsiveness, documentation, organization and advocacy. The training and professional development center strives to enhance the capacity of CHWs to provide outreach and health education in the diverse communities of Boston.