TOTAL WORKER HEALTH

Graduate Training, Certification Programs & Degree Programs

Universities have taken significant steps toward increasing the number of professionals trained in TWH approaches. Training programs like these across the country enable partners to continue expanding the reach of TWH, with the ultimate goal of advancing worker safety, health, and well-being. Professionals wishing to enhance their TWH expertise, or simply gain understanding as newcomers to the field may find these programs beneficial. If you have additional programs to consider adding to this list, please contact twh@cdc.gov.

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Colorado School of Public HealthExternal

  • The Online Certificate in Total Worker Health® (TWH) offered by the Department of Environmental and Occupational Health at the Colorado School of Public Health and the University of Colorado Denver is tailored to serve both current public health students and new and mid-career professionals who share this vision. This 15-credit hour online certificate will prepare professionals with skills to apply research to practice, to design, implement, and lead science-based workplace interventions, and assume key leadership roles in the public health, occupational safety and health, and business communities.
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Northern Kentucky UniversityExternal

  • The Total Worker Health Certificate is an 18 credit hour certificate that focuses on safety, health and well-being in the workplace. It emphasizes applying scientific findings to various workplace settings in order to improve employee and organizational health.
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Western Kentucky UniversityExternal

  • The 18 credit hour Graduate Certificate in Workplace Health Promotion, offered through the WKU Department of Public Health, enables students to blend health education, program planning, communication, and health and safety in a unique way. The blending provides graduates with a comprehensive skill base for assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of health promotion programs in a work environment, as well as effective communication techniques and a basic understand of workplace hazards.