Traditional Health Workers must complete an Oregon Health Authority (OHA)-approved training program to qualify for state certification. This applies to community health workers, peer wellness specialists, personal health navigators, peer-support specialists, and doulas.
Become an OHA-Approved Training Program
If you're an organization that trains traditional health workers, apply for OHA approval of your curriculum. Once approved, we'll add you to our list of training sites. Submit a training program application or Continuing Education Unit (CEU) training application.
Training Program Approval Application
CEU Training Program Approval Application
Training Program Renewal Application
THW Oral Health for Peer Support and Peer Wellness
Find an Approved Training Program
The following training programs will require a fee that you need to pay on your own. Oregon Health Authority State Certification and Registration is free once training requirements are met.