As part of CHW Advance! you are eligible to participate in professional development and upskilling as a current CHW!
You can choose from the training opportunities we have listed, or submit an application for another training or professional development opportunity that will help further your career and skills as a CHW.
For more information about the topics, please click on the links below. Be sure to register for CHW Upskilling before starting a training so that we can cover the cost!
Steps for Upskilling: 1. Identify a course you would like to take 2. Register with CHW Advance! (Click Here) 3. Receive code to register for course 4. Complete course & send us your certificate 5. Use your new skills to grow your career
An example of courses to choose from:
Recovery Coach Academy Recovery Coaches support patients, family members, and hospital personnel with treatment and community-based recovery resources. Health Coaching Online Self-Paced format with an emphasis on MotivationalInterviewing. Approximately 85 hours Enhanced Care Coordination 8-week asynchronous, online class. Students will also meet in real time on Saturdays for 2 hours to discuss the materials and support each other’s learning. This program is part of the Building Futures Together Program offered through the Institute on Disability for UNH. Depending on enrollment, course is expected to be offered Fall 2024. Contact Macey Muller with questions (Macey.Muller@unh.edu). Child, Youth and Family Systems and Behavioral Health Learn more about organizations and resources that work towards supporting children and families.This program is part of the Building Futures Together Program offered through the Institute on Disability for UNH. Depending on enrollment, course is expected to be offered Fall 2024. Contact Macey Muller with questions (Macey.Muller@unh.edu). Diabetes Community Care Coordinator This certificate program is a self-study, self-paced program. There are approximately 11 hours of coursework. There is no CE/CME credit for this activity, but learners will earn a certificate of completion upon successful completion of all components. Online training series with MCD Global A training for CHWs who assist clients in the prevention, management and self-management of chronic conditions. Choose your own training! This list is an example of some the training available. If you have a training you would like to take, contact us for approval.
CHW Advance! is a partnership of Southern NH AHEC, Southern Vermont AHEC and the Northern NH AHEC/North Country Health Consortium.