Consumer Health Online Class to be Offered Starting June 27!
Build your competencies in the necessary skills and knowledge required for all health-related services by attending this online course! The popular Health and Wellness @ the Library: The Essentials of Providing Consumer Health Services online class will be taught from June 27 through July 27th. If you are interested in receiving MLA Level I CHIS (Consumer Health Information Specialization), this is the class for you!
For details, see the course page at http://nnlm.gov/ntcc/classes/class_details.html?class_id=377.
This online course defines the core competencies of providing consumer health information services and then provides the tools and activities for participants to build the essential skills and knowledge needed to attain those competencies. Throughout the four weeks, the class provides a comprehensive exposure to consumer health resources and services to meet the needs of diverse populations and improve the health literacy of entire communities.
Assignments in the class are designed to provide ‘real-world’ activities that are directly relevant in the workplace. The course is approved for 12 Medical Library Association CE units, in addition to attaining Level I CHIS. Because of the comprehensive nature of this class, you can expect to spend approximately 3 to 4 hours per week for independent classwork.
Register now at http://nnlm.gov/psr/training/register.html?schedule_id=1723.