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The Graduate Certificate in Advanced Worksite Health Promotion, offered through the WKU Department of Public Health, enables students to blend health education, program planning, communication, and health and safety in a unique way. The blending provides graduates with a comprehensive skill base for assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of health promotion programs in a work environment, as well as effective communication techniques and a basic understand of workplace hazards.

Upon completing of the certificate program you will be able to:

  • Design theory-based worksite health promotion programs
  • Manage a worksite health promotion program, including personnel surpervision
  • Illustrate a "healthy culture" and supportive environment within the workplace
  • Demonstrate marketing strategies for health promotion programs within the workplace
  • Utilize effective communication techniques with employees and employers, including conflict resolution
  • Design and adhere to best practices promoting health and safety, including approaches to hazard detection

The Online Advantage

    • All courses are taught online, providing you with unparalleled flexibility
    • On-demand courses available, allowing you to start any day of the year and complete coursework on your schedule
    • Credentialed faculty with broad research interests
    • No out-of-state tuition ever charged
    • Staff dedicated to support of online students
 Last Modified 10/29/13