Training Center

Course details


Topic(s): Cross-Cutting - Evaluation, Program design/implementation
Format: Online
CEU Credits: 1.5 Hours
Contact: Safe States Alliance (770) 690-9000

The webinar series Preparing for Core Funding will identify and address questions of states interested in applying for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) funding (2016) to support core activities of state health department injury prevention programs.


The goals of the series include:

* Provide a venue for peer-to-peer information sharing;

* Provide information on the elements needed to be a successful state injury prevention program;

* Provide information and tools that can help build any needed capacity in advance of the funding announcement’s release; and

* Respond to evolving needs of the injury prevention community as new information comes to light about the funding announcement.


The five webinars in the series are: * Webinar 1: Overview of the Core Program: Getting Familiar with the Basics * Webinar 2: Building Capacity Before you Have Funding * Webinar 3: Epidemiology and Surveillance Capacity * Webinar 4: State Plans and Injury Community Planning Groups * Webinar 5: Evaluation for Impact


Continuing education credits are offered for this training for Safe States members. These include credits for individuals who are Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) and Certified in Public Health (CPH)

Time/Length: 1.5 Hours
Additional Registration Required: No
Core Competencies: Injury & Violence Prevention:
4. Ability to EVALUATE injury and/or violence prevention activities
5. Ability to BUILD and MANAGE an injury and/or violence prevention program
9. Demonstrate the knowledge, skills and best practices necessary to address at least one SPECIFIC

Public Health:
Policy Development/Program Planning Skills

CHES Areas of Responsibility: Area IV: Conduct Evaluation and Research Related to Health Education/Promotion
CPH Core Areas: Environmental Health Sciences
CPH Cross-Cutting Areas Programs Planning