Education Calendar

Below is a list of educational opportunities for certification and continuing education for Community Health Workers (CHWs) and CHW Instructors. Courses are certified by DSHS. 

October 2019

Educational Opportunities
Title 
Training Program 

Date
Time


Location
Cost


CEUs
Registration


Questions
Notes
2019 South Padre Island "STPA Get it D.O.N.E" Border Conference 
South Texas Promotora Association, Inc 

Oct. 6 and 7, 2019 (2 day conference)
Oct. 6 from 9 am – 6:30 pm 
Oct. 7 from 9 am – 1 pm

Hilton Garden Inn South Padre Island, 7010 Padre Blvd., South Padre Island, TX 78597
Conference Fee: $100 before September 1, 2019  
**Mail fee to: South Texas Promotora Association, Inc., P.O. Box 4465, Edinburg, TX 78540

DSHS-certified CEUs for CHWs and Instructors will be offered.
stpaevents@outlook.com 
**Registration deadline is September 1, 2019.

Ms. Garcia at 956-222-4299 or Ms. Gallardo at 956-605-3228
Lodging is on your own. However, the Hilton Garden Inn South Padre Island can provide a conference rate. Please call 956-761-8700 or 877-214-6722.

Title 
Training Program
DSHS-Certified
Instructor

Date
Time

Location
Language

Cost
CEUs

Registration 
Questions
Notes 

CDC Preventing Heart Disease and Stroke Series 
Dia de la Mujer Latina
Mercedes Cruz


10/25, 11/8, 11/22, 12/6, 12/20/2019 (All dates are required. However, makeup classes can be scheduled.)
9 am – 3 pm 

2630 West Freeway, Fort Worth, TX 76107
English

30 scholarships available from American Heart Association grant
30 DSHS-certified CEUs for CHWs (upon completion)

Email: HealthBridge4u@gmail.com 
Call or text Mercedes Cruz, CHWI at 817-495-1799
*Food, prizes, program t-shirt, blood pressure cuff and class materials provided. 

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Last updated October 4, 2019