Foundations For Local Public Health Practice: Tools Needed to Get the Job Done 2019-2020

Please note: As of Monday, October 28th, registration is now closed as the course is at capacity.
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Course Description

The course is designed for Massachusetts public health workers who carry out routine and emergency environmental and population-focused health functions.

Important Dates:

In-person Classes—

November 13,  February 12, and April 8

Massachusetts Technology Collaborative
75 North Drive
Westborough, MA 01581

Webinars—

December 18 and February 19

Suggested Audience:

  • Staff (i.e. Agents, Directors, Emergency Preparedness Coordinators or Planners, Environmental Health Sanitarians or Specialists, Health Inspectors, Health Officers, Sanitarians, Public Health Nurses)
  • Governing Bodies (Board of Health members -elected or appointed, Commissioners)
  • Professionals new to the field
  • Professionals with experience and an interest in advancing knowledge and skills

The course has four requirements:

  1. Classroom Attendance – 3 days
  2. Webinar Participation – 2 sessions
  3. Self-paced Online Trainings – 17
  4. Additional Work – such as preparing questions for instructors and panelists

Trouble accessing the course or other course-related questions? Contact Seth Eckhouse at seckhous@bu.edu.

Sponsors

  • Local Public Health Institute of Massachusetts
  • New England Public Health Training Center