Volunteer Management for Public Health
 Course ID: 1051615
 Format: Web-based Training - Self-study (Online)
 Clinical / Non-Clinical: Non Clinical
 Course Number:
 Cost (US$): 0.00
 Credit Type(s): none
Course Description: Course Duration: This course is estimated to take 1 hour to complete.

Course Description: This course is intended for public health agencies in Iowa who may need to utilize volunteers in both emergency and non-emergency situations. The course includes information on how to handle spontaneous volunteers; the use of volunteer agencies, the Medical Reserve Corp, and DMATs; the process of recruiting, screening, and training volunteers; volunteer retention; and licensure & privileging and liability issues.

Course Objectives:
  • Demonstrate knowledge on volunteer recruitment, screening, and training
  • Demonstrate effective volunteer retention
  • Describe licensure and credentialing aspects
Original Release
Subject Area(s):
General Public Health
Public Health
Administrators / Directors / Managers
Course Language(s):
Course Level: Introductory
Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals:
Public Health Preparedness Capabilities:
Registration Required Outside of TRAIN: yes
Registration Restrictions:
Sponsor: Midwestern Public Health Training Center
Accreditations: none
Special Notes:
Course Contacts
Name: Training Source Help
Phone: 319-335-8855
email: help@training-source.org
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