Train the Trainer Program for Cultural Competency Training for Healthcare Facilities (449.103)


This training is designated for State of Nevada employees only.

The Train the Trainer Course for CCT for Healthcare Facilities, is intended for trainers interested in providing training on cultural competency that meets NRS 449.103. This course is intended to train individuals to provide the Cultural Readiness Training for State Workers that is currently offered through the Larson Institute. This training course will consist of participation in the Cultural Readiness Training as well as two additional days of training.  After participating in the course, attendees will be able to submit an application to HCQC at DHHS to become an approved trainer.

The Program:

The course will cover each topic in the training allowing trainers to learn about the contextual importance of every included element. Each Train the Trainer Course is limited to 10 participants.

What’s included?

Registration in the Cultural Readiness Course on June 6, 7, 8, 2022 from 2 pm to 5 pm over zoom.

Two days of additional training on June 14 and 16 from 8 am to 5 pm in person at the University of Nevada, Reno. 

Access to the training materials. The training material is static as an “approved by the State of Nevada” training program. No changes to the slides or materials are allowed to prevent voiding the approval by the state.  

Instruction on how to effectively teach the included content.

Annual review/attendance of the presentation by the Larson Institute.

Any updates pushed out to trainers, including additional training as required.

What’s required?

Attendance in a regularly scheduled training and the additional days of training.

Inclusion of the Larson Institute in one training annually for review.

Confidentiality and Non-Disclosure Agreements.

Maintaining the integrity and intent of the content.

2022 Southern Nevada Dates:

Part 1: September 21-23, 2022 for the webinar portion (2 pm to 5 pm daily) 

Part 2: Oct 3 and 4, 2022, 8 am to 5 pm in a location to be determined in the Las Vegas valley.

Instructor: Jay Cafferata 

Questions: Jay Cafferata, jcafferata@unr.edu

Course curriculum

  1. 01
    • Download Calendar Reminder

    • Course Introduction

    • Demographic Survey

    • Pre-assessment

    • Participant Expectations and Agreement

  2. 02
    • Day 1: Wednesday, September 21, 2022 -- 2:00 PM- 5:00 PM PST.

    • Day 2: Thursday, September 22, 2022 -- 2:00 pm to 5:00 PM PST.

    • Day 3: Friday, September 23, 2022 -- 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM PST.

    • Part 2 Dates

    • Resources

  3. 03
    • Post-assessment

    • Course Evaluation

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. Please enable pop-ups in your browser to avoid any issues that may arise in attending the Zoom training. For an optimal experience, Google Chrome is recommended.