Start your Health Literacy Training Plan Today!
Do you and your colleagues want to know more about health literacy? The Health Literacy for Health Professionals training plan features 5 courses created by CDC’s Office of the Associate Director for Communication (OADC). Learners begin with the introductory Health Literacy for Public Health Professionals course and then select one or more of the following courses to complete the plan:
· Writing for the Public
· Speaking for the Public
· Using Numbers and Explaining Risk
· Creating Easier to Understand Lists, Charts, and Graphs
OADC and CDC TRAIN created a national health literacy training plan to help build health professionals’ knowledge and skills consistent with new professional communication competencies.
CDC TRAIN is CDC’s external learning management system and currently has over 6000 active public health related courses, from course providers at CDC, VHA, HRSA, MRC, and public health departments across the country. Courses indicate if they have CE opportunities. Create an account in a few easy steps, selecting the CDC Portal during registration.
The training plan can be accessed at: https://cdc.train.org/
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