Welcome to CCHD's
National CHW Training Center

The Center for Community Health Development's National CHW Training Center offers DSHS certified training for CHW and CHW instructors. We offer certification and CEUs online and in-person in both English and Spanish.

Become a Student


CHW Certification Course

24 week English-language webinar course

Class meets online Mondays from 4:00 – 6:30 pm

Current Class: September 25, 2017 – March 19, 2018

Next Class: March 26, 2018 – September 17, 2018

Cost: $750

CHW Instructor Certification Course

6 month self-paced online course in English & Spanish

Current class: September 18, 2017 – March 12, 2018

Next class: March 26, 2018 – September 21, 2018

Cost: $1200



  • CEUs for both CHWs and instructors are available in English and Spanish, and instruction can be in-person or online. For a full list of 120.5 credit hours of CHW CEUs and 12.5 credit hours of instructor CEUs, visit:
  • Continuing Education Units (CEUs)