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Community Health Workers (CHWs) assist community members who may have difficulty accessing healthcare providers, systems or medicine, due to cultural, language and/or socioeconomic barriers.
Students will attain the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in the CHW role, including:
At the College of Staten Island, students receive the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in the CHW role by completing occupational training and a contextualized Anthropology 100 course concurrently. Classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6-9 pm for 26 weeks over a 30 week semester.
Title: Community Health Worker
Training Mode: In Person