NJ Department of Health Doula Supplemental Community Competency Training Series Doula ECHO SCCT Training

How to Participate

Offline Training Series presented by the NJ Department of Health and Rutgers Project ECHO via the Canvas Management Learning System. Click here to access the course.

Please register with Rutgers Project ECHO using the hyperlink above for the CHW competency training. Upon your registration, you will receive an autoreply email with the next steps needed to access the Canvas Management System. Once you have registered you will be able to access the course on Canvas. Please keep reminded it might take 24-48 hours after registration for the course to appear on your canvas dashboard.

For more information on how to get started on the Canvas Management Learning System, please click here.

How do I complete the Canvas Training?

Once you have access to the Canvas Learning system, your home screen will display the courses you registered and enrolled in. The dashboard will display information about your current courses, announcements, and a global activity stream that shows recent activity in all your current courses.

In order to complete the course and satisfy the requirements, you will need to view and complete the 3-session series module and complete a post-session survey.

Certificates of completion will be distributed only to registered participants who have viewed the entire CHW competency training sessions.  

What is the Curriculum?

The Community Health Worker (CHW) ECHO Training Series - COVID-19 Education, Training, and Safety Competency consist of 8 sessions. Each session is about 1 hour and 30 minutes.

I completed the training now what?

Once you complete the Rutgers CHW ECHO training series and the post-series survey you will automatically receive your certificate of completion via email. You will need to submit your survey to receive your certificate.

The Rutgers Project ECHO CHW Competency Training is one of the 13 Core CLG Training Competencies. Certificates of completion will be distributed to the Colette Lamothe-Galette Community Health Worker Institute participants after viewing all modules and session recordings, knowledge assessments, and the post-session survey.

CLG - Community Health Workers Institute (NJ DOH)

The NJ Department of Health (NJDOH) has established the Colette Lamothe-Galette (CLG) Community Health Worker Institute through the NJ Department of Labor Apprenticeship program. The goal of the Institute is to create a standardizedÔÇ»community health worker training and certification program, resulting in a robust CHW workforce.

Click here to review the information on the Community Health Worker Apprenticeship Program.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the cost to participate in the Community Health Worker ECHO Training series? 
After I receive my certificate, will I be able to bill Medicaid?  
Who can I contact if I am having technical issues?