MICHWA CHW Training Certifcation Program | Virtual Course
Training starts on Saturday, January 9, 2021
The Michigan Community Health Worker Alliance (MiCHWA), in collaboration with Everyday Life Consulting is providing MiCHWA Community Health Worker (CHW) online 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 automatically eligible for MiCHWA CHW Certification.
Classroom dates: ALL CLASSES ARE VIRTUAL
1/16, 2/20, 3/20, 4/17, 5/15, 6/19, 7/17, 8/21, 9/18, 10/16, 11/20, 12/18
Class Time: 8 am – 5 pm (30 Minute Lunch)
What is required for the MiCHWA CHW Training Program?
Training is comprised of 126 hours, (which includes 25 hours for independent self-study) Have a high school diploma or GED as a minimum Good oral and written communication skills Independent work in community setting (additional 40 hours), if not already employed in a CHW role
Registration Questions please contact:
Training Center Contact Shannon Lijewski Everyday Life Consulting firstname.lastname@example.org 989.272.3022
MiCHWA Certified Trainer Andrea Krotzer-Burton Everyday Life Consulting email@example.com 989.941.6268
For questions about MiCHWA CHW Certification and/or general inquiries about the MiCHWA CHW Training Program/Curriculum, please contact: Janée A. Tyus, MPH Michigan Community Health Worker Alliance(MiCHWA) jtyus@MiCHWA.org
Description: The curriculum is designed to train front line health workers to provide culturally responsive services in Michigan communities. Each of eight  CHW core competencies are presented in modules that promote the development of skills needed to become gainfully employed as a community health worker and enhance the knowledge base of those already employed. The internship consists of field experiences in local agencies where the focus is for the student to apply and integrate their course work into practice. CHW’S who are currently employed will complete internship at their place of work. To maintain CHW certification, participant will need to complete 20 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) every two years and annually renew members on the MiCHWA CHW Registry ($30 per year). Please visit http://www.michwa.org/chw-training/ for more information
If paying by check, email firstname.lastname@example.org before continuing with this registration
**TIMES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE **LINK TO ONLINE VIRTUAL CLASSROOM WILL BE SENT VIA EMAIL
MiCHWA Community Health Worker Training | Certification Program
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