Training and Education Resources for the Workforce

CDC offers a variety of continuing education courses and other trainings to develop and strengthen the public health workforce. Additionally, courses developed by CDC partners will equip your workforce with high quality training opportunities.

Public Health Training
Discover public health training opportunities, including many that offer free continuing education, and learn how to develop quality training.

Fellowships, Training, and Learning Opportunities
Provides students and professionals at all career stages with opportunities and invaluable experience with CDC

Provides students, teachers, and professional information on utilizing STEM skills for a career in public health. Public health is STEM and more!

Public Health Professionals Gateway

  • Training and Professional Development
    Compiles CDC training and professional development resources targeted to public health professionals in state, tribal, local, and territorial health agencies
  • National Leadership Academy for the Public’s Health
    Offers an innovative style of leadership development by bringing together teams of leaders from multiple sectors who actively engage their communities to improve population health and achieve health equity.
  • Supporting the Performance Improvement Workforce
    Offers a comprehensive portfolio of workforce development activities focused on performance improvement in public health. These activities include trainings, conferences, learning communities, and programs designed to enhance the knowledge and skills of public health professionals.

Occupation-Specific Training, including Wellness and Safety

Page last reviewed: September 21, 2022