This course is designed to provide a continuing education/professional development opportunity for Community Health Workers (CHWs) who wish to grow their capacity for leadership. It is delivered online and involves student-content, student-student, student-instructor and student-mentor interaction.
The course is scheduled over the course of an academic year and includes the following online modules:
In this expert-led online course, you will learn to identify basic leadership principles, theories and styles and cover how to describe personal values, traits and leadership strengths. You will also learn how to identify different communication styles and differentiate between select learning styles.During the course, you will be able to:
At the end, you will be able to summarize the actions for creating change that are addressed in this course.
In order to register for this class, you should meet the following requirements:
This course is a core component of the Eastern Oregon Coordinated Care Organization (EOCCO) Community Health Worker (CHW) Leadership Certificate Program.
Participants living or working in EOCCO's service area at the time of course completion, who complete and pass this course, will earn EOCCO's internal "CHW Leadership I" credential.