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Start Your CHW Training Academy

Register for the next Start Your CHW Training Academy Workshop (or join the waiting list to be notified of the next workshop).

Friday, December 16, 2023 - 10:00 CST

Starting a CHW Training is Starting a Business!

You must develop business goals and objectives, identify partners and stakeholders, research and secure funding sources, obtain supplies and equipment, market and recruit your students, develop curriculum, get staff trained, the list goes on and on...

If you are serious about starting your CHW Training Academy and require expert guidance, this is the workshop for you! No more frustration, no more headache. I take the guess work out and just give you the process. In fact, the step-by-step process for starting your very own CHW Training Academy.

This is a condensed 4-hour workshop covering a lot of content in a very short amount of time. The primary goal of this workshop is to provide you with a blueprint and detailed action plan for starting your CHW Training Academy. 

Who should attend? Anyone that is serious about, and in a position to start, a CHW Training Academy.  This includes Community Health Worker Instructors, CHW Supervisors, CHW Program Managers and Program Directors, and Allied Health Training Directors. Participants should also have at least 3 years of experience teaching and leading others as well as a passion for Community Health and servant leadership.

Here’s What You’ll Learn 

Workshop Topics

• Business Start-up Basics
• School set-up and operations
• Partnership Development
• Marketing & Outreach
• Student Recruitment & Retention
• Student Policies & Student Handbook
• Business Tools and SOPs
• Hiring Administrative/Instructional Staff
• Role of the Training Director
• 90-day Implementation Plan
• And more!

Ready to get started?

Register for the next Start Your CHW Training Academy Workshop (or join the waiting list to be notified of the next workshop).

Meet Your Instructor

Quisha Umemba is the Founder and CEO of Umemba Health LLC and the Training Director of Umemba Health Academy. She is a Registered Nurse with a Public Health background. She is a qualified consultant, educator, speaker, trainer, facilitator, and coach with over 20 years in the healthcare/public health fields. As a talent development coach and mentor, Quisha has a passion for activating others to help them realize their untapped potential! As a business coach, Quisha loves helping women entrepreneurs figure out how to monetize their skillset to make impact and income to start their own service-based business.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Yes! Umemba Health is a Texas DSHS-approved provider of CHW and CHW Instructor certification and continuing education. (Certificate #64, Expiration 3/2024). Our courses and trainings may also qualify for Category II CECH for Certified Health Education Specialists and towards AAMA continuing education hours for Medical Assistants.

Yes! This workshop will take you through a step-by-step process for starting your business and developing your CHW Training Academy.

No problem at all. We provide coaching and consultation for CHW Training and CHW Program Implementation and will be glad to assist. 1:1 coaching will be offered to workshop participants at the conclusion of the workshop.

English proficiency (written and spoken), laptop or computer, reliable high-speed internet/WIFI, webcam, and willingness to commit to the entire 4- hour workshop.

Group rates are not available for this workshop. 

Ready to get started?

Register for the next Start Your CHW Training Academy Workshop (or join the waiting list to be notified of the next workshop).