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Family Planning Health Worker 3-Day Certification Training (Oakland, July 2013)

California Family Health Council

Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 8:30 AM - Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 4:00 PM (PDT)

Oakland, CA

Family Planning Health Worker 3-Day Certification Training...

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FPHW Training Participant Ended $250.00 $0.00

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Join the CFHC Learning Exchange for a three day intensive Family Planning Health Worker Training. Back by popular demand with an updated training curriculum and manual, participants will learn the basic knowledge and skills needed to become a Certified Family Planning Health Worker.

What will you learn?

This course has been designed to help health center staff in all health settings:

  • Develop the skills needed to provide effective patient-centered contraceptive counseling
  • Share up-to-date sexual and reproductive health information with patients
  • Learn a range of teaching and communication styles to work with diverse patient populations

Certification and Re-Certification (recommended every 2 years) is received upon passage of a written and oral examination on the final day of class.

Course dates and times:

Day 1: Tuesday, July 30, 2013, 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM (PST)
Day 2: Wednesday, July 31, 2013, 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM (PST)
Day 3: Tuesday, Aug 6, 2013, 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM (PST)

Who should attend?

This course is designed for health care staff who provide contraceptive counseling to patients. Training participants include:

  • Nurses, LVNs, RNs
  • Medical Assistants
  • Health Educators and Health Education Specialists
  • Sexuality or Peer Educators
  • Public Service Employees
  • Community Health or Outreach Workers
  • HIV/AIDS or STD Prevention or Testing Staff
  • Family Planning Outreach Workers or Counselors
  • Primary Care or Family Practice Health Centers who need a Certified FPHW on staff

Read the course objectives.

Continuing Education

There is an additional $20 administration fee per certificate, payable on site.

Nurses:
Provider approved by California Board of Registered Nursing. Provider #CEP 12241, for 17.1 contact hours.

Health Educators:
The California Family Health Council, Inc. is designated as a provider of Category 1 continuing education contact hours in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. Health educators attending this program may report up to 12 contact hours.

Have questions about Family Planning Health Worker 3-Day Certification Training (Oakland, July 2013)? Contact California Family Health Council

When & Where



California Endowment - Oakland Conference Center
1111 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94607

Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 8:30 AM - Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 4:00 PM (PDT)


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