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