Community Health Worker: Children and Families Certificate of Achievement

The Community Health Worker (CHW): Children and Families Certificate trains students to serve a critical role in the community by supporting mental and physical health for children and families. Students completing the certificate will be qualified to provide appropriate health education and information to help children and families get the mental and physical healthcare they need. Students will be equipped with a community resource file and strategies to provide support and guidance for children and families. They will also be trained to perform basic health care procedures and to advocate for health needs of their clients.

Course Code Title Units
Required Courses
HS 064Nurse Assistant6
HS 066Home Health Aide2
KINE 010Personal & Community Health3
CDE 101Child Growth & Development3
CDE 102Child, Family, & Community3