- Board of Certification of Community Health Workers
IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING CONTINUING EDUCATION
During its May 11, 2021 Board meeting, the Board of Certification of Community Health Workers votes to approved applications for three continuing education trainings. The training centers noted below offer the following board approved continuing education courses:
AdCare Educational Institute, Inc.
Exploring Multi-Tiered Systems of Support and Special Education and Mental Health and Equity in Mind: Session 1: Introduction
Senior Training Coordinator
5 Northampton Street
Worcester, MA 01605
New England AIDS Education and Training (NEAETC)
More than Health Care Part V – Tying It All Together: The Vital Work of the Community Health Workers
529 Main St.
Boston, MA 02129
Massachusetts Association of Community Health Workers (MACHW)
Key Findings from MACHW Survey about the Impact of COVID-19
2 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116
On November 10, 2020, the Board of Certification of Community Health Workers voted to EXTEND the deadline for submission of continuing education (CE) credits for one (1) year or until the Board approves CE vendors, whichever comes later, Board regulations at 272 CMR 7.02 reads as follows:
Continuing Education Requirements for Renewal of Certificates
(l) Each Certified Community Health Worker shall complete 15 contact hours of qualified continuing education activities that meets the criteria at 272 CMR 7.03 as a condition of renewal of his or her certificate as a Certified Community Health Worker. To meet this requirement, the continuing education activities must have been completed during the 24 months immediately preceding the certificate expiration date.