Cultural Humility

Audience/Who Should Register: Local Health Jurisdiction (LHJ) and state employees who are working as case investigators (CI) or contact tracers (CT). A prerequisite of this course is successful completion of the VTA Case Investigation & Contact Tracing course.

Length of Course: 4-5 hours of self-study and 8 hours in a live webinar split between 2 days

Learning Objectives:

  • Recognize and understand how our lived experiences impact the work we do in our communities.
  • Build rapport and relationships through effective listening and communication skills.
  • Understand how to create egalitarian and reciprocal relationships with communities.
  • Identify accommodations required for participation and share accessible information.
  • Recognize and understand lived experiences of communities we serve to better provide recommendations, support and services.
  • Identify, assess, and analyze how CI/CT can be advocates for communities and bridges between communities and public health staff with the goal of building stronger collaborations.
  • Effectively engage with COVID 19 contacts through the practice of cultural humility strategies and techniques in order for contacts to successfully implement COVID 19 risk reduction recommendations.
  • Demonstrate own growth towards cultural humility.

Continuing Education Units (CEU;sUCSF Pandemic Initiative for Equity and Action is an approved provider of continuing education by the California State Board of Registered Nurses, Provider Number CEP 17635. This training is approved for up to 13 continuing education hours (1.3 CEUs). Board requirements prevent us from offering CE credit to people who arrive more than 15 minutes after the start of the training, or leave the training early. Therefore, partial credit will not be awarded.

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Cancellation Policy: Please notify program team 48 hours before training date if you would like to cancel or reschedule.

Refund Policy: Classes are free of charge and no refund will be provided.

Accessibility Information: Please contact [email protected] to request accommodations. Please submit your accommodation request at least one week before your training date.

Course Contact Email: [email protected]

Upcoming Training & Registration Dates:

  • January 26-27, 9am-1pm PDT | ​​Registration will close January 18, at 12pm PDT
  • February 7-8, 9am-1pm PDT | Registration will close January 31, at 12pm PDT
  • February 24-25, 9am-1pm PDT | Registration will close January 17, at 12pm PDT
  • March 7-8, 9am-1pm PDT | Registration will close January, February 28, at 12pm PDT
  • March 23-24, 9am-1pm PDT | Registration will close January, March 16, at 12pm PDT
     

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February 7-8, 9am-1pm PDT | Registration will close January 31, at 12pm PDT February 24-25, 9am-1pm PDT | Registration will close January 17, at 12pm PDT March 7-8, 9am-1pm PDT | Registration will close January, February 28, at 12pm PDT March 23-24, 9am-1pm PDT | Registration will close January, March 16, at 12pm PDT