Benefits of Becoming an Approved Education Provider

  • Assured of offering training that professionals must acquire for recertification.
  • Organization can market trainings as VCB Approved.
  • Approved education is listed on the VCB website which is the first place professionals seeking recertification are directed for education.
  • Approved education will be searchable on the VCB website by not only organization, topic, region, online or in person training and date.
NAME DATE LOCATION HOURS INSTRUCTOR ORGANIZATION
Forensic Peer Support Specialist Training 8/20/20 to 8/22/20 Hampton 22.50 hrs Dawud Nubian DETER Inc. (Delegation Established to Encourage Recovery)
Criminal Justice and Substance Abuse: Working Together for Change 8/26/20 to 8/27/20 Crozier 13.00 hrs Virginia Department of Corrections Academy for Staff Development
Authentic Peer Recovery Coaching and Peer Leadership Training 8/27/20 to 8/28/20 Richmond 16.00 hrs Various The McShin Foundation
Forensic Peer Support Specialist Training 9/3/20 to 9/5/20 Winchester 22.50 hrs Dawud Nubian DETER Inc. (Delegation Established to Encourage Recovery)
CELT Leadership and Empowerment Training 9/14/20 to 9/17/20 Harrisonburg 19.00 hrs Various Mental Health America of Virginia
Working with Offenders with Co-Occurring Disorders 9/22/20 to 9/23/20 Crozier 13.00 hrs Helen Lippencott Virginia Department of Corrections Academy for Staff Development
Authentic Peer Recovery Coaching and Peer Leadership Training 9/24/20 to 9/25/20 Richmond 16.00 hrs Various The McShin Foundation
Drugs of Abuse 10/6/20 to 10/7/20 Crozier 13.00 hrs Helen Lippencott Virginia Department of Corrections Academy for Staff Development
Authentic Peer Recovery Coaching and Peer Leadership Training 10/29/20 to 10/30/20 Richmond 16.00 hrs Various The McShin Foundation
Introduction to Working with Offenders with Substance Use Disorders 11/4/20 to 11/5/20 Crozier 13.00 hrs Helen Lippencott Virginia Department of Corrections Academy for Staff Development
Authentic Peer Recovery Coaching and Peer Leadership Training 11/19/20 to 11/20/20 Richmond 16.00 hrs Various The McShin Foundation
Criminal Justice and Substance Abuse: Working Together for Change 12/17/20 to 12/18/20 Crozier 13.00 hrs Virginia Department of Corrections Academy for Staff Development

CCHW Training Approval

This application is designed to; 1) expand the instructional capacity within Virginia through learning institutions and other community providers for persons seeking to become certified as Community Health Workers and, 2) assist the Virginia Certification Board in the review of curriculum that meets the core competency instruction standards that is part of the CHW certification process.

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