CHR Education and Training Services
Currently, IHS provides training for Tribes in the IHS system who have left IHS CHR HQs Tribal Shares. Options for Tribes who have taken Tribal Shares are forthcoming.
In order to participate in the CHR E-learning modules for CHR Basic/Refresher education training, CHR Tribal programs will need to coordinate with CHR Area Office Consultants on access for online web-based training.
Contact your IHS CHR AOC for more information.
Register for IHS CHR E-Learning. This is an open and active site for registration.
Indian Country ECHO CHR Program Series
The Indian Country ECHO webinar series is designed for non-clinical staff in key behavioral or community health positions. Program offers critical updates on HIV, HCV, STIs, SUD, COVID-19 recovery and resilience, Cancer Prevention, Chronic Disease Prevention, and 2SLGBTQ health services.
Community Health Worker Training from the CDC
The CDC's Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention offers a free, six-part Community Health Workers (CHWs) eLearning Course , which includes a glossary of terms and resources sections.
- Introduction to Community Health Workers (CHWs)
- Current Issues for the CHW Workforce
- Public Policy Arenas: Workforce Development
- Occupational Regulation: Research and Evaluation
- Sustainable Funding for CHW Positions
- Moving Policy and Systems Change Forward