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CHW Instructor Training


2022 Certification Training Dates

Winter/Spring: January 13 - April 21

Summer: May 12 - August 18

Fall: September 15 - December 29

Community Health Worker Instructors are individuals approved to provide instruction and training in one or more core competencies for Community Health Workers. Umemba Health's CHW Instructor Certification Course places emphasis on virtual-Instructor Led Training (v-ILT) and the program is 100% virtual. The CHWI course features hands-on practice (experiential learning), group activities, demonstrations, role-playing, case studies, and simulations. 


The CHW Instructor Certification Program will provides 160 hours of instruction and training with 20 clock hours in each of the following eight core competencies:

• Communication Skills 

• Interpersonal Skills 

• Service Coordination Skills 

• Capacity-Building Skills 

• Advocacy Skills 

• Teaching Skills 

• Organizational Skills 

• Knowledge-based skills 

Course Fees
$1200 per participant
$50 application fee (included in course cost)
Application will NOT be processed until application fees are paid.

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Umemba Health Academy

Certification and Continuing Education for CHW Instructors is offered through Umemba Health Academy. Visit Umemba Health Academy and browse our current catalog of available continuing education offerings. Umemba Health LLC is a Texas Department of State of Health Services approved provider of continuing education.

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