The following courses can be taken individually or as a series to obtain the We the People Community Health Worker Coalition
Verified Community Health Worker Certificate
Certified Peer Educator
Our trainers utilize the NASPA Certified Peer Educator curriculum for this course. This is an 8-unit course provides a foundational understanding of
Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Certification
CERT training covers basic skills that are important to know in a disaster when emergency services are not available. This training supports Community Health Workers in being prepared to work collaboratively with first responders to protect themselves and maximize their capability to help the greatest number of people. CERT training covers
Conflict Resolution & Mediation
This training is facilitated by credentialed conflict mediation trainers and provides a foundational understanding of skills, techniques and strategies for managing conflict and facilitating mediations from a neutral party perspective.
The training provides an understanding of mediation is a voluntary and confidential resolution process.
This interactive and activity-based training focuses on methods to create health communication materials that are relevant, culturally appropriate, and accessible.
After completing this training, participants will be able to:
Health Systems Navigation
This course is an introduction to healthcare systems navigation. Participants develop an understanding of the healthcare systems landscape in the US, awareness of the history of healthcare system navigation and trends; and the barriers and challenges clients face in navigating these systems; along with the ethical and legal considerations within the work.
Mental Health First Aid
Mental Health First Aid is a skills-based training course from the National Council for Mental Wellbeing, that teaches participants about mental health and substance-use issues. This course facilitates skill development on how to provide support during a mental health crisis utilizing the First Aid for Crisis model; including an introduction to understanding signs of
This training supports Community Health Workers in developing the skills to support others in exploring and resolving resistance and ambivalence to change through collaborative, client centered motivational engagement.
Personal & Professional Leadership
This training provides an opportunity to explore principals of operational effectiveness through the lens of your personal and professional leadership.
Participants gain clarity on motivation, mission and vision of change while being supported in building a personal and professional leadership plan that will guide your work and collaborations.
This training supports leaders in laying a solid foundation for starting a new role, making a career or life transition or launching a new project or venture.
Leaders walk away with a defined message of leadership, specific short and long-term goals and a plan for engaging partners and stakeholders in their work.
Stages of Change
This training provides a foundational understanding of the Stages of Change behavioral framework and techniques and strategies for supporting others in processing, navigating and managing change.
The Stages of Change covered includes:
Team Coordination & Management
This training provides participants with a set of foundational tools for effective team and group coordination and management.
Participants develop a tool kit that will support them to