New Training Sessions Scheduled!

AKHCAN TRAINING SESSIONS

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Appalachian Kentucky Health Care Access Network (AKHCAN) provides Tier I Community Health Worker (CHW) training, now delivered in a safe, virtual format. Training days will begin at 8:00 and end no later than 5:00. Participants seeking CHW Certification must attend all scheduled days of training.

TRAINING AGENDA

Community Health Worker TIER I Training:

Day 1 – Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020

8:00-8:30 Log into Zoom, Welcome and Announcements
8:30-11:00 CHWs:  Who we are, what we do and why we do it
11:15-12:00 Promoting Good Health
12:00-12:45 Lunch Break
12:45-3:45 ABCs of Assistance Programs and Building your Binder

Day 2 – Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020

8:00-8:30 Log into Zoom, Welcome and Announcements
8:30-9:30 Laws that Protect
9:45-12:00 Recognizing and Responding to Maltreatment
12:00-12:45 Lunch Break
12:45-2:30 Providing and Understanding Information:  The Connection
2:45-4:30 Home Visiting 101

Day 3 – Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2020

8:00-8:30 Log into Zoom, Welcome and Announcements
8:30-12:00 Bridges Out of Poverty
12:00-1:00 Lunch Break
1:00-3:30 Bridges out of Poverty continued

Day 4 – Friday, Nov. 20, 2020

8:00-8:30 Log into Zoom, Welcome and Announcements
8:30-12:00 Mental Health First Aid
12:00-12:45 Lunch Break
12:45-5:00 Mental Health First Aid continued

Day 5 – Thursday, Dec. 3, 2020

8:00-8:30 Log into Zoom, Welcome and Announcements
8:30-11:30 Addressing Substance Abuse
11:30-12:15 Lunch Break
12:30-2:15 CHWs and Suicide Prevention
2:30-4:30 Motivational Interviewing for CHWs

Day 6 – Friday, Dec. 4, 2020

8:00-8:30 Log into Zoom, Welcome and Announcements
8:30-11:00 Cultural Competency and Health Equity
11:15-12:00 Knowing Appalachia
12:00-12:45 Lunch Break
12:45-1:45 Reaching Out
2:00-4:00 Data and Documentation Matter

Geoff Wilson will now provide the same useful content via Zoom instead of from a conference room. His session is scheduled for Thursday, Dec. 3, 2020.

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