BUILDING A WORKFORCE

Certification

Applying for Certification:

The Rhode Island Certification Board certifies Community Health Workers and renews certification every two years if requirements are met.  The initial application includes the following requirements:

70 hours

50 hours of supervision

Portfolio

$125 fee

For a fuller description and the application material itself, please visit the RICB at https://www.ricertboard.org/certifications


Renewing Certification:

CHWARI’s guide with HELPFUL TIPS on renewing your Community Health Worker Certification here.

Information and the official application for re-certification is here:

https://www.ricertboard.org/sites/default/files/RICB_RecertApplication_0.pdf