Training for Healthcare Professionals
Clinician Outreach and Communication Activity (COCA) Calls
Learn the latest clinical information and guidance about COVID-19. Recent COCA Calls address infection control in nursing homes and dental settings, multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C), and clinical perspectives from the across the nation’s healthcare systems.
COVID-19 Prevention in Long-term Care Facilities
Learn how to protect nursing home and long-term care residents from COVID-19.
COVID-19 Prevention in Hemodialysis Facilities
Learn ways to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in hemodialysis facilities.
Learn about epidemiology, research, and clinical care developments from CDC.
Video interview: CDC Update
Nursing Home Infection Preventionist Training Course
Learn best practices for infection prevention and control in nursing homes. Free CE.
Self-paced online course: Nursing Home Infection Preventionist Training Course external icon
Donning and Doffing PPE
Learn how to safely put on (don) and take off (doff) PPE recommended for healthcare personnel caring for patients with COVID-19.
Videos: Donning and Doffing PPE
Healthcare Respiratory Protection Resources
Learn about respiratory protection in healthcare settings.
Varied Formats: Healthcare Respiratory Protection Resources
Application and Integration of NPIs into Pre-Pandemic Influenza Planning, Preparedness and Response
Learn about NPIs to help slow the spread of pandemic flu. Some of the pandemic flu NPI training is applicable to COVID-19. Free CE.
The Science of Social Distancing: Part 1
Learn about the science on social distancing, strategies to support it, and how findings from past pandemics — as well as the current one — can shape responses today.
The Science of Social Distancing: Part 2
Learn more about social distancing. Topics include benefit-risk analysis of social/physical distancing strategies, including for vulnerable populations; strategies for mitigating mental health impacts; and what science is available to guide eventual relaxation of measures.
Learn how to protect communities during the 2020 hurricane season while practicing social distancing. Free CE.
Webinar: Hurricane Preparedness
Psychological First Aid
Learn how Psychological First Aid can help you promote safety, connectedness, and hope in times of crisis. Free CE.
Webinar: Psychological First Aid
Crisis & Emergency Risk Communication
Learn how to communicate in a public health emergency. Topics include the psychology of a crisis, messages and audiences, and community engagement. Free CE.
Public Health Emergency Law Online Training
Learn how to make informed legal decisions related to emergency preparedness and response.
Self-paced online course: Public Health Emergency Law Online Trainingexternal icon
Reproductive Health in Emergency Preparedness and Response
Learn how to address the needs of women of reproductive age during and after public health emergencies. Free CE.
Self-paced online course: Reproductive Health in Emergency Preparedness and Response
National Incident Management System (NIMS)
Learn about NIMS, the Incident Command System (ICS), and National Response Framework.
Self-paced online course: National Incident Management System (NIMS)external icon
Workplace Violence Prevention for Nurses
Learn about the scope and nature of violence in the healthcare setting. Free CE.
Self-paced online course: Workplace Violence Prevention for Nurses
COVID-19 in Animals
Learn about COVID-19 in animals, treatment guidance for veterinary facilities, and guidance for meat and poultry processors. Free CE.
Webinars: COVID-19 in Animals
COVID-19 Trainings on TRAIN
Find additional COVID-19 training on TRAIN. Note: Links to non-CDC courses do not constitute an endorsement by CDC. Only courses offered by CDC Course Providers have been verified and approved by CDC.
Varied formats: COVID-19 Trainings on TRAINexternal icon