Community Health Course Free Online

 Community Health Academy 
Reimagining the education of community health
workers and leaders for the digital age.

Registration is now open for the Community Health Academy’s first free, online course through HarvardX and edX, Strengthening Community Health Worker Programs to Deliver Primary Health Care.

This course was created by Last Mile Health, health systems leaders for health systems leaders, and explores how to advocate for, build, and optimize national community health worker programs. The course draws on case studies of exemplar countries — including Ethiopia, Bangladesh, and Liberia — as well as lessons learned from a range of experts from around the world. Whether you work in a Ministry of Health, lead or support a community health worker program, or you are simply interested to know more about what it takes to deliver quality care through community health worker programs, learners will have the opportunity to advance their knowledge and skills to implement critical change.

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This course is the first in a series of learning opportunities to be offered through the Community Health Academy, which partners with Ministries of Health to strengthen the clinical skills of community health workers and the capacity of health systems leaders to build higher quality systems by leveraging the power of digital training tools. For more information, visit



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