Certified Community Health Workers (CCHW) are required to complete 30 hours of continuing education relevant to community health, including 3 hours in ethics every two years. The recertification schedule is every two years from your initial certification date or most recent recertification date.
The fee for recertification is $75.
To apply for certification or recertification, visit the PA Certification Board (PCB)
For more information and guidelines on CCHW continuing education, please visit the PCB website
Continuing Education Providers
Project ECHO (AHEC + PSU)
The PA Area Health Education Center’s new Training Center for Health Equity, and Project ECHO at Penn State College of Medicine, are offering a 12-session series of free continuing education for Community Health Workers (CHWs).