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TRAIN Reaches Million Learner Milestone

Posted in: PHF News, TRAIN, and Workforce Developmentby Samantha Draper

October 29, 2015

 

As of Thursday October 29, 2015, TRAIN, the nation’s premier learning network for professionals who protect the public’s health, now reaches one million learners across the country and around the world.
  The TRAIN learning network was launched in 2003 at the request of state agencies to address...

 

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Frederick County, MD Becomes TRAIN's First Local Health Department Affiliate

Posted in: TRAINby Samantha Draper

September 2, 2015

 

The Public Health Foundation (PHF) welcomes the Frederick County Health Department (FCHD) as the first local health department affiliate in the TRAIN network. FCHD joins 25 state and three federal agencies that collaboratively build workforce capacity by providing training opportunities to more than...

 

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2014 Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals Integrated into TRAIN

Posted in: TRAIN, and Workforce Developmentby Samantha Draper

April 22, 2015

 

​The revised Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals (Core Competencies) released by the Council on Linkages Between Academia and Public Health Practice (Council on Linkages) in June 2014 are now fully integrated into TRAIN, the nation’s premier learning management network for professionals...

 

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Will You be Prepared? September is National Preparedness Month

Posted in: TRAINby Samantha Draper

August 28, 2014

 

​September 2014 marks the 11th annual National Preparedness Month, sponsored by the Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).  The theme for 2014 is “Be Disaster Aware, Take Action to Prepare”. FEMA encourages you, your family, community and workplace to take action...

 

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Instructional Designer? Distance Learning Specialist? Apply Today for an Exciting Learning Opportunity

Posted in: TRAINby Samantha Draper

January 8, 2014

 

​The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), in partnership with the Public Health Foundation (PHF), invite distance learning professionals responsible for developing online training products to apply to participate in the E-Learning Institute.  Commencing on Tuesday, February 25, 2014, this...

 

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Want to Learn More About TRAIN? Register Now for Upcoming TRAIN Demo

Posted in: TRAINby Samantha Draper

October 23, 2013

 

The PHF TRAIN team would like to invite public health, workforce development, public safety, and emergency preparedness leaders to our monthly webinar demonstrations on TRAIN’s functions and features. In addition to the demonstration, we will share information about the benefits of utilizing TRAIN,...

 

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TRAIN’s Role in Strengthening Workforce Training

Posted in: TRAINby Samantha Draper

March 7, 2012

 

The purpose of workforce development in public health is ultimately to improve health outcomes (i.e., healthier people) by enhancing the training, skills, and performance of public health workers.  When workforce training is utilized, both organizations and individuals are able to increase their competence...

 

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