Promoting Healthy Choices and Community Changes: An E-learning Program for Promotores De Salud

 

Estimated course duration: up to 4 hours

Course description: Launched in June 2015, Promoting Healthy Choices and Community Changes: An E-learning Program for Promotores De Salud is designed for any promotor de salud (community health worker), regardless of years of experience or the type of outreach in which they are engaged (e.g., nutrition, cancer or diabetes) and employs case studies, pre- and post-tests, self-assessment exercises, and more. Learners will receive a Certificate of Completion upon completing each unit.

Course Objectives: In general, the e-learning program provides promotores de salud with the basic knowledge and skills to: 

  • Tell the difference between a healthy choice and an unhealthy choice
  • Recognize things that can make it hard to make healthy choices
  • Learn the best ways to talk with someone about healthy choices
  • Recommend resources that can help people make healthy choices
  • Teach people in their community to take action toward health
  • Make change in their community
  • Empower others to make changes in their community

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