The CDC Learning Connection (CDC LC) connects the public health and healthcare workforce to quality public health training opportunities and educational tools. Through website features, social media, and this e-newsletter, CDC LC is the ideal place to stay abreast of new public health learning opportunities, including many that offer free continuing education (CE).
In the Spotlight: Health Literacy Training Plan
CDC TRAIN and CDC’s Health Literacy program collaborated to create a national health literacy training plan. Upon completion of this training plan, you will be able to better understand the importance of health literacy and apply health literacy principles in your public health work. The first course of the training plan is CDC’s Health Literacy for Public Health Professionals. After completion, you can select one or more of the following courses to complete the plan: Writing for the Public; Speaking for the Public; Using Numbers and Explaining Risk; and Creating Easier to Understand Lists, Charts, and Graphs.