• Community Health Worker Certificate Program

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About this training

  • We're partnering with Maricopa County Community College District and Paradise Valley Community College to bring the Community Health Worker Certificate to you!
  • Students can get certified and begin work as a Community Health Worker within a year.
  • Community Health Worker serve as liaisons between health providers and the community. The duties of a Community Health worker vary from assisting individuals in adopting healthy behaviors, to implementing programs that promote and improve community health.
  • Starting Community Health Worker salaries range from $18 - $21 an hour (based on median salary).
  • Jobs within the field include Community Health Representatives, Patient Navigator, Family Advocate, Community Care Coordinator, Peer Educator, and Promotores de Salud.
  • Community Health Workers can be found in your local healthcare institutions, assisted-living facilities, schools, and community organizations, including those pictured below.

Program Overview

  • This program is hybrid (online and in-person courses) and can be completed in two semesters
  • Courses are 8-weeks long and will be held Tuesday and Thursday afternoons
  • In person classes will be held at the CPLC Engagement Center located in Desert Sky Mall 
  • Courses start August 2022
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Interview with a Community Health Worker!

Do you wonder what a career in Community Health Work can look like for you? To help give insight on the profession and the Community Health Worker Certificate Program, we interviewed Nicole, Program Director and certified Community Health Worker!