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Contact Tracer Training Program


Adult Enrichment / Career & Personal Development -
Winter/ Spring 2021

According to the Medscape Coronavirus Resource Center, at least 44 states have begun expanding their contact tracing workforce. Learn the information and skills necessary for employment as a contact tracer in this one-month online course. Learn how to build rapport with cases, identify their contacts, and support both cases and their contacts to stop transmission in their communities. The course will also cover several important ethical considerations, including HIPAA, cultural sensitivity and diversity surrounding contact tracing. 


Course Objectives

  • To introduce students to the field of Contact Tracing
  • To provide background information on virus transmission
  • To teach the ethical issues surrounding Contact Tracing.
  • To teach communication skills necessary for effective contact tracing.
  • To provide avenues for seeking employment as contact tracers.

Course Outcomes

At the end of this course, you will:

  • Be knowledgeable regarding the transmission of viruses.
  • Be familiar with the Covid-19 virus.
  • Learn effective communication skills for contact tracing.
  • Learn the steps for effective contact tracing.
  • Be ready to seek employment as a Contact Tracer.

The program is offered through a collaboration with LERN/UGotClass.

Requirements
Students must be 18 years or older, have a high school diploma, or equivalent, and have a general proficiency and access in technology.


This is an online course, offered in partnership with UGotClass.  

Classes start monthly. Upcoming dates:

January 4 - January 29, 2021

February 1 - February 26, 2021

March 1 - March 26, 2021

April 5 - April 30, 2021 

May 3 - May 28, 2021

If you have any questions or difficulty registering please contact the Program Manager for Adult Programs at 952-401-5055

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21-899-WONL1

  LERN/UGotClass , Jeff Kritzer


Virtual
Sun-Sat, Jan 4 - Jan 29
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM

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Min Age   18 yr.

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Price: $ 299 00
21-899-WONL2

  LERN/UGotClass , Jeff Kritzer


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Sun-Sat, Feb 1 - Feb 26
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM

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Min Age   18 yr.

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Price: $ 299 00
21-899-WONL3

  LERN/UGotClass , Jeff Kritzer


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Sun-Sat, Mar 1 - Mar 26
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM

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Min Age   18 yr.

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Price: $ 299 00
21-899-WONL4

  LERN/UGotClass , Jeff Kritzer


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Sun-Sat, Apr 5 - Apr 30
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM

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Min Age   18 yr.

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Price: $ 299 00
21-899-WONL5

  LERN/UGotClass , Jeff Kritzer


Virtual
Sun-Sat, May 3 - May 28
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM

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Min Age   18 yr.

Price: $ 299 00