Core Competencies Online Training Registration

CHW Core Competencies Program

Essential Skills for Community Health Workers

Boost your team’s skills with CHW Core Competencies! This comprehensive program is a must for community health workers and other health promoters who are new to the job or are looking for standardized training. This CHW Core Competencies program teaches your team how to effectively support clients and patients as part of a multidisciplinary healthcare team or a community program.

Organizations that effectively prepare community health workers SAVE 20% OF AVERAGE MEDICAL COSTS and REDUCE READMISSIONS from 40% to 15.2% in patient-centered interventions.*


By integrating foundational core skills and knowledge into your agency and community, you get highly effective health educators and CHWs who know how to have powerful conversations with clients that build trust, improve patient-provider communication, and reduce healthcare costs while offering important services.

This virtual program helps CHWs stay up to date on the basics they need to support community members in a way that results in clear conversations and action. Building an effective foundation will expand your agency’s capabilities to improve health outcomes and connect clients to care.

Join CHWTraining and invest in your career or workforce by learning how to: expand the CHW professional knowledge base, work as part of a healthcare team, engage with the community and individuals, extend your reach, excel in communication, measure ROI, and more. Registration is now open!

How does this CHW Core Competencies program bring out the best in your people?

CHW Core Competencies – Foundations Curriculum

    1. Understanding what a CHW is, including roles and boundaries
    2. Learning proper organizational skills
    3. Working on community outreach and engagement
    4. Improving advocacy skills
    5. Making smart referrals with health insurance basics

CHW Core Competencies – Relationship-Building Curriculum

    1. Strengthening relationships with interpersonal and communication skills
    2. Improving care coordination and system navigation skills
    3. Engaging through better health literacy
    4. Increasing cultural competency
    5. Developing Motivational Interviewing skills
    6. Promoting healthy lifestyles to clients and patients

What students are saying:
“Flexibility I found to be wonderful. It was nice to be able to do the course online on your time.”
– Eliana Haglund, Student

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CHW Core Competencies -Foundations 2 Aug 2021 31 Aug 2021 Virtual CHWTraining 28 $2500

Early bird $1999

CHW Core Competencies – Relationships 1 Sept 2021 30 Sept 2021 Virtual CHWTraining 28 $2500

Early bird $1999


Register now to receive these free bonus materials

The Job Growth Toolkit

  • Professional Development Goals
  • CHW Requirements by State
  • Cover Letter & Resume Template

The Core Competencies Toolkit

  • Scope of Practice Template
  • Bonus case studies
  • Resources

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