CHW Core Competency Certification | Virtual Course

Training starts on Wednesday November 3, 2021

Online Virtual Classroom- Meet Once a Week on Wednesday

11/3, 11/10, 11/17, 11/24, 12/1, 12/8, 12/15, 12/22, 12/29, 1/5, 1/12, 1/19


Everyday Life Consulting is providing the Nationally recognized core competency based Community Health Worker Certificate Training. Successful completion of the program does not guarantee employment but does enhance your employability in the community health worker profession. All participants who successfully complete the training will be receive a certificate.


Our engaging instructors use hands-on practice, group activities, demonstrations, role-playing, case studies, and simulations to facilitate content using the popular education model. Current and past students will continue to stay connected with others in the field to establish lifelong connections with access to online learning community.


High quality Community Health Worker training is an essential component of successful Community Health Worker programs and in order to gain the most benefit from training sessions, our trainers build on the skills that Community Health Workers already have, present information in a culturally appropriate and accessible way, and review key knowledge areas as well as provide specific tools and techniques for the programs they will be working in.


This course aligns with the standards of the C3 Project Core Competencies for Community Health Workers, as well as many state certification programs, and recognized best practices. Most importantly, it is led by Everyday Life's team of experts who have conducted training nationally and currently work in the field as CHWs.

Training is 160 total hours, (which includes 100 instruction hours, and 50 applying your knowledge/skills). Students will meet virtually on scheduled class days for live instruction. If you miss a class, there is an option to watch a recorded session. 


CHW Core Competencies 

Communication Skills

Interpersonal and Relationship-Building Skills

Service Coordination and Navigation Skills

Capacity Building Skills

Advocacy Skills

Education and Facilitation Skills

Individual and Community Assessment Skills

Outreach Skills

Professional Skills and Conduct

Evaluation and Research Skills

Knowledge Base (includes Mental Health First Aid, A.C.E.s, D.E.I.)


Required Textbook: Foundations for Community Health Workers 2nd edition
Textbook can be purchased online prior to class or borrowed through EDL's lending library


Registration Questions please contact:

Email us at or call 989-272-3022


If paying by check, use promo code "invoice" at checkout



CHW Core Competency Certification | Winter Virtual

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