Community Partnership and Perspectives - Intermediate Level


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Course Description
This course emphasizes community partnership as a major educational approach to addressing health problems. The course covers elements of community partnering including diversity and other challenges; identifying the roles the public health practitioner, stakeholder recruitment, assessment and agenda setting.


This course is provided by South Central Public Health Partnership and will require a secondary login and/or registration. Click the LAUNCH button below to start or be taken to the course.

Target Audience
Public health professionals.

Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this course, the learner will be able to:

  1. Explain how to create a work environment that reflects sensitivity to the ongoing issues of cultural diversity and power imbalances
  2. Identify the special challenges inherent to collaborative endeavors
  3. Name the changes necessary for successful leadership in collaborations
  4. Develop a framework for stakeholder identification and recruitment for a community intervention
  5. Outline the process for creating a shared community vision among stakeholders
  6. Explain the action planning process including assets and needs assessment strategies; strategies for translating data to usable information; and community health issue prioritization

Council of Linkages Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals (COL)/COL Tier(s)
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Professional/Disciplinary Competencies
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Online/ Self-study


Credit /CEU
None available

6 hr.

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Course Publication Date
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