All program faculty are required to complete the course prior to instructing. Additionally, all instructors have pasted the Indiana CCHW certification test. They are then required to attend the CHW train the trainer class and have passed the CCHW the trainer the trainer test. All instructors have a minimum of a bachelors degree.
Opioid Basics for CHWs 13+ hours online course/testing All online with support from ASPIN instructors Facebook/Skype facilitated study groups Some of the topics covered: The Opioid Epidemic, Opioid Treatment Options,The CCHW Role in Medication Assisted Treatment and Naloxone, Helping Consumers with Treatment Plans and Recovery,The Scope of Work for CCHWs.
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Eligibility Criteria: Must be at least 18 years old.Must have at least a high school diploma or GED. Students must have a personal email address (a computer and internet access is required).
The course is online, so there is no application deadline.