This training is designated for Southwest Medical staff only.

If you are not a part of this staff, please check other date options using the link below.

The Cultural Competency Training will include 3 virtual sessions on May 10-12, 2021 2PM- 5PM PST.

This 3 day training is designed to create a shared understanding around Cultural Competency in healthcare. Training will cover topics that allow you to examine your own understanding about how people should be treated in the healthcare environment.

To join the training, please enroll in the course before 7 am PST on the first day of the training.  Participants must attend all 3 days to receive a completion certificate. Recordings will not be available. All sales are final.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Develop a foundational understanding of bias in healthcare
  2. Develop a basic understanding of social identity 
  3. Use a critical eye to focus on health inequities 
  4. Recognize the importance of social determinants of health 
  5. Develop an action plan about how to adapt any environment into a welcoming and safe place


Target Audience:

  • Employees at licensed healthcare facilities
  • Healthcare providers


Nevada Approved Course: CCT-2020-001

Duration: ~9 hours 

Instructor: Jay Cafferata 

Questions: Jcafferata@unr.edu

Course curriculum

  1. 01
    • Download Calendar Reminder

    • Course Introduction

    • Demographic Survey

    • Pre-assessment

    • Learning Objectives

  2. 02
    • Day 1: Tuesday, May 10, 2022 -- 2:00 PM-5:00 PM PST.

  3. 03
    • Day 2, Wednesday, May 11, 2022 -- 2:00 PM-5:00 PM PST.

  4. 04
    • Day 3, Thursday, May 12, 2022 -- 2:00 PM- 5:00 PM

    • Resources

  5. 05
    • Post-assessment

    • Course Evaluation

  6. 06
    • Continuing Education

Training instructions, materials, and links are available inside the course modules. After your registration is complete, log into your MakingHealthHappen account to access the course dashboard.

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