Course 7: Risk Communication and Community Engagement for COVID-19

Course 7: Risk Communication and Community Engagement for COVID-19

As a community-based health worker, you can use risk communication and community engagement (RCCE) to encourage your community to make informed decisions and positive health behavior changes. Throughout this course we will give you an overview of the different elements of RCCE and strategies you can use during the COVID-19 pandemic to help your community stay safe and healthy.

Learning Objectives

  1. Describe the purpose of RCCE and the relationship between risk communication and community engagement.
  2. Explain how to practice RCCE in guiding the community through a public health emergency like COVID-19. 
  3. Describe how RCCE can help you translate information into health behavior change, including for vulnerable populations and fellow health workers in your community. 

Next Session

Course 7: Risk Communication and Community Engagement for COVID-19

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Please visit the COVID-19 Digital Classroom track page to enroll in the course by clicking "join track".

If you are already enrolled in the track, you can access this course and all your other enrolled courses here.