Training for Professions Working with CHWs

Community Health Workers can be incredibly effective as part of a clinical care team. We invite you to learn why our L.E.A.D. training is the most complete and trusted curriculum on the market.

A Complete Training Package for Teams Working with CHWs

Community Health Workers are often just one member of a highly trained team, but what exactly can they do for a clinical or care team? Our Professions Working with Community Health Workers L.E.A.D. (Listen, Empower, Advance, Deliver) curriculum sessions are for related positions in your organization such as nurses, social workers, medical assistants, physicians, outreach workers, and others that may not be familiar with Community Health Workers or the CHW model.

The Professions Working with Community Health Workers L.E.A.D. curriculum sessions are designed as a complement to the Community Health Worker training sessions.

What Is Included in the Training?

What can you expect from a Community Health Worker and how will they work as a part of a care team?  Our training approaches these questions from the viewpoint of non-Community Health Worker professions. More information about training topics is contained in the box below. If you still have questions, please feel free to contact us directly.

Our Professions Working with Community Health Workers L.E.A.D. training covers key information for related positions such as nurses, social workers, medical assistants, physicians, outreach workers, and other team members as they prepare to collaborate with Community Health Workers. The topics covered in this level include key information from both the Community Health Worker and the CHW Supervisor training sessions, with a focus on increasing familiarity with Community Health Workers and the CHW model.

These sessions can be completed individually or as a completed as a 4 hours package, which can be facilitated in English or Spanish and provided as a live, fully interactive virtual training for $1,179 or on-site at the location of your choice for $2,899* including all travel costs.

Available Sessions:

Community Health Worker Programs are not only impactful but also cost-effective. In the Introductory Return on Investment (ROI): The Worth of a Community Health Worker Program, participants will learn about the data supporting investment in Community Health Worker programs and how it complements the work across an organization. The objectives of this session are to:

  • Define Return on Investment and its importance to professions working with Community Health Workers
  • Demonstrate the financial worth of Community Health Workers and how they can benefit organizations

This training session lasts 2 hours and can be provided as a live, fully interactive virtual training for $639 or on-site at the location of your choice for $2,459* including all travel costs.

This session can be completed individually or combined with additional training sessions. If you would like to mix and match sessions to create your own training package, please contact us for additional information.

*Includes all travel costs for a training location within the continental United States. Note: travel costs will be prorated if multiple on-site training sessions are purchased for the same location and time period.

The Community Health Workers Educating in the Community session will provide team members working with Community Health Workers a foundation of understanding how Community Health Workers provide effective client education in ways that may be different from other related professions. During the session, several interactive adult education techniques often used by Community Health Workers will be highlighted. The objectives of this session are to:

  • Identify the differences between adult and child learning
  • Understand why different learning styles matter in health education
  • Describe the types and benefits of the popular education techniques used by Community Health Workers
  • Identify key tools in the Community Health Worker Toolbox to maximize education techniques

This training session lasts 2 hours and can be provided as a live, fully interactive virtual training for $639 or on-site at the location of your choice for $2,459* including all travel costs.

This session can be completed individually or combined with additional training sessions. If you would like to mix and match sessions to create your own training package, please contact us for additional information.

*Includes all travel costs for a training location within the continental United States. Note: travel costs will be prorated if multiple on-site training sessions are purchased for the same location and time period.