Credentialing Excellence in Health Education

CHES Study Groups

Disclaimer: NCHEC does not endorse specific review courses. This information is provided solely for your convenience. If you do not see a study review course listed for your area, you may want to contact the nearest college/university offering the CHES exam to inquire about a session. NCHEC depends on outside sources to inform us of study review courses. If you are aware of a study review course that is not listed here, please e-mail nchec@nchec.org so that we can add the information to our list.

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Alabama

University of Alabama

Contact Person: Dr. David Birch
Email: dabirch@ches.ua.edu
Phone: 205-348-4751

Special Note: Offers a 3-credit hour distance education course on how to prepare for the CHES exam.


Arkansas

University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Department of Health Sciences

Contact Person: Janea Snyder, MEd, CHES
Email: jlsnyder@ualr.edu
Phone: 501-683-7317

CHES Preparation Course: Health Sciences Seminar is currently being offered during fall and spring semesters via online, with tentative optional face to face sessions. This course provides a detailed review of the analysis and application of the 7 Areas of Responsibilities and Competencies. Focus is on helping individuals increase their knowledge of the concepts and successfully pass the CHES examination.


District of Columbia

SOPHE CHES EXAM PREPARATION STUDY SESSION WORKSHOP - Denver, CO

 CHES Exam Prep Course Part 1 Saturday, April 1, 2017 1:30pm – 5:30pm CHES Exam Prep Course Part 2 Sunday, April 2, 2017 8:00am – 12:00pm Join SOPHE for the post-conference CHES Exam Preparation Study Session – an annual conference tradition! SOPHE is one of the world’s largest providers of CHES/MCHES continuing education, and we hold bi-annual study sessions to help you pass your exam.
Pre-registration is required

 

3P Strategies, Inc.

Contact Person: Ahmed Elmi
Email: aelmi@3pstrategies.com
Phone: 301-352-3277

 


Florida

University of West Florida, Pensacola, FL, Students for Health Education & Promotion (SHEP)

Contact Person: Patsy Barrington Malley
Email: pmalley@uwf.edu
Phone: (850) 474-2194


Indiana
 
 

 


Georgia

Emory University

Contact Person: Laura Lloyd
Email: lmlloyd@emory.edu

Review Session is held for the April Exam only, please contact for dates and times.


Michigan

Northern Michigan University

Contact Person: Mary Jane Tremethick
Email: mtremeth@nmu.edu
Phone: 906.227.1136


Mississippi

Jackson State University

Contact Person: Dr. M. Shahbazi
Email: mohammad.shahbazi@jsums.edu
Phone: 601.368.2043


Nebraska

University of Nebraska - Omaha

Contact Person: Dr. David Corbin
Email: dcorbin@unomaha.edu
Phone: 402-554-3237


New Jersey

The Green Group for Health Education Resources

Contact Person: Evelyn Green
Email: grnsldevelyn@aol.com
Phone: 215.424.3417


New York

The Green Group for Health Education Resources

Contact Person: Evelyn Green
Email: grnsldevelyn@aol.com
Phone: 215.424.3417


Pennsylvania

The Green Group for Health Education Resources | St. Joseph's University - Philadelphia, PA

Contact Person: Evelyn Green
Email: grnsldevelyn@aol.com
Phone: 215.424.3417


South Carolina
 
CHES and MCHES Study Session
American Cancer Society COMMUNITY EDUCATION ROOM

128 Stonemark Lake
Columbia, SC 29201
(803) 750-1693

Sessions are held approximately 2 weeks before the exam in the Spring and Fall at the American Cancer Society Community Education Room, 128 Stonemark Lane, Columbia, SC from 10am-3pm. Refreshments are provided and participants should bring lunch or plan to visit a nearby restaurant for the lunch break. Participants are also asked to bring the latest version of the Study Guide from the NCHEC website and be sure to order in advance to allow time to receive a hard copy or have capacity onsite to download the eBook. 

Facilitators:
Lillie M Hall, MHS, MPH, CHES
Tina Devlin, MPH, CHES

For Additional Information, Please contact: Lillie M. Hall -email: halllm@dhec.sc.gov

Sponsored by: SCDHEC Bureau of CH & CDP/Health Education and the SC Association for the Advancement of Health Education (SCAAHE)


Tennessee

Middle Tennessee State University

Contact Person: Andrew Owusu
Email: aowusu@mtsu.edu
Phone: 615.898.2811

Special Note: This one-hour review class is offered for the Spring exam only.


Utah

Utah County Health Department

Contact Person: Maralie Godemann, CHES
Email: maralieg@utahcounty.gov
Phone: 801-851-7014

Contact Person: Eric Edwards, MPA, MCHES
Email: ericse@utahcounty.gov
Phone: 801-851-7097


Washington

PNW SOPHE chapter is holding a CHES/M-CHES study session.
Saturday, September 27th, 2014
11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
The University Branch library in Seattle, WA.

Please contact Maryam Jafari at maryam.jafari@seattlechildrens.org for registration information.


Wisconsin

University of Wisconsin-La Crosse | Continuing Education & Extension

1725 State St., 205 Morris Hall, La Crosse, WI 54601
www.uwlax.edu/conted/ches

Two ONLINE* Course Opportunities: (HED 471/571)
July 11 - August 1, 2014
September 12 - October 3, 2014

Secure Your Future as a Health Educator by CHES or MCHES.
Tracking More Than 30 Years of Health Education Competency Research and Practical Applications: The Significance for You Today and in the Future!

Whether you are a graduating health education student or a practicing health education professional, the Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) and Master Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES) designation after your name is one indication of professional competency and commitment to continued professional development. Includes CHES and MCHES background and preparation. Non-Credit or Credit Options.

*Optional synchronous events will be recorded for those taking the course entirely online.

Faculty: Dr. Gary D. Gilmore, Professor and Director, Graduate Community Health/Public Health Programs, UW-La Crosse

For program questions: Dr. Gary Gilmore, ggilmore@uwlax.edu

For non-credit questions 608.785.6504 (toll free 866.895.9233) or conted@uwlax.edu

For university credit questions:608.785.6513 (toll free 866.895.9233) or bmeuer@uwlax.edu


West Virginia

West Virginia University

Contact Person: Ruth Kershner, EdD, RN, CHES
Email: rkershner@hsc.wvu.edu
Phone: 800.2Learn2 (800.253.2762)

Registration Website: www.elearn.wvu.edu/Continuing/CHES.htm


 
CHES and MCHES Virtual Study Groups

 

CHES Group beginning 2/25 - 4/22 | MCHES Group beginning 2/23 - 4/13

Contact HPLive via phone at (410) 715-2268


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