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On-Site Training

The Emory Centers for Training and Technical Assistance provide a variety of onsite, in-person trainings, which are tailored to audience expertise and interests. Contact us to find out more about our customized training options.

Communities of Excellence Plus (CX-Plus)

CX-Plus is a comprehensive three-phase training that focuses on developing communities of excellence by building strong public health programs at the local level. The training prepares participants to assure that communities have the skills to as­sess, plan, and implement effective efforts - from tobacco control to nutrition programs - based on best and promising practices.

Demystifying the World of Public Health Policy

The Demystifying the World of Public Health Policy training, taught by policy experts, familiarizes public health professionals with how public policy is created to improve public health. Topics are addressed through facilitated discussion of real world situations, in which public health principles are promoted through various forums for policy change, and participants create strategies to change policies that are relevant to their public health concerns.

Diabetes Today: Planning For Coalition Action

Targeted for coalitions working at both the state and community level, the Diabetes Today two-day training provides the knowledge and skills needed to successfully work with partners and mobilize community resources to implement an effective community-based action plan for diabetes prevention and control.

Fundamentals of Evaluation

The two-day in-person Fundamentals of Evaluation training is designed to teach participants how to plan a program evaluation through the use of visual aids, group discussion, hands-on examples, and practice.

Lifestyle Coach Training

We provide in-person training in regional locations, as well as ongoing web-based learning resources, for Lifestyle Coaches in organizations delivering the National Diabetes Prevention Program lifestyle change program in sites around the country. 

Sustainability Workshop

The Sustainability Workshop lays out strategies by which coalitions and organizations can position themselves to be sustainable for the long haul. The workshop prepares participants to address the core of sustainability—developing a winning combination of strategy, planning, leadership, and fundraising.

Tobacco 101

*With new data for 2016!* Whether you want a refresher or an orientation, this one-day, interactive workshop will bring everyone up to speed and focus on high-impact tobacco control programs and policies. After assessing your audience’s knowledge, we will create a workshop that addresses the basics of tobacco control, including industry marketing and product development, best and promising practices  for prevention and cessation, and the fundamentals of collaboration and coalition engagement.