Education Calendar

Below is a list of educational opportunities for certification and continuing education for Community Health Workers (CHWs) and CHW Instructors. Courses are certified by DSHS.  Sign up for Email Updates.


July 2020

Educational Opportunities

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6th Annual Northeast Texas CHW Conference: "Building Bridges for Better Community Health"  
July 16-17, 2020 
In person
Tyler Junior College West Campus: 1530 S SW Loop 323, Tyler, TX 75701 
To be determined.
English
Coming soon. Save the Date.
northeasttxchwcoal@gmail.com 

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Community Health Worker (CHW) Certification Course (Via ZOOM)
South Coastal AHEC Promotoras of South Texas Training Program
Starting July 27, 2020
5:00 PM
160 DSHS-certified CEUs
English
$500.00
Contact Belinda Flores, Director, South Coastal AHEC Regional Training Center (361) 881-8133; e-mail: floresb3@uthscsa.edu
Belinda Flores, Bonifacio Vega, Melissa Flores
For any questions, please email Belinda Flores at floresb3@uthscsa.edu

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Foundations for CHWs Online Course
Umemba Health, LLC
July 1 - July 31, 2020
Self-paced with 3 instructor-led virtual sessions
7 DSHS-certified hours for CHWs and CHW Instructors (2 Knowledge Base; 1.5 Capacity-Building; 1.5 Service Coordination; 1 Communication; 1 Teaching)
English
$29
Register online at event website
admin@umembahealth.com

August 2020 

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“SOY UNICA” South Texas Women’s Border Conference 
South Texas Promotor(a) Association, Inc.
August 22, 2020
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM (Continental breakfast and lunch are included.) 
402 Scobey Avenue, Donna, TX 78537 (Hidalgo County)
4 DSHS-certified CEUs 
3 Non-DSHS certified CEUs  
English/Spanish 
$50 Non-STPA Members/$20 Current STPA Members 
(Conference t-shirt will be given to the first 50 participants paid before August 1, 2020.) 
Register by email at stpaevents@outlook.com  
Registration Deadline: August 1, 2020
956-222-4299 (after 5:00 p.m.)  

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Last updated June 24, 2020