NYS Community Cancer Programs Training

Under this program CPHCE provides training and technical assistance to the Bureau of Cancer Prevention and Control for the following programs:

    Cancer Prevention in Action:

    This blended-learning professional development and training program includes in-person training enhanced through the use of an online learning platform and develops the skills of contractors who work to prevent and reduce cancer in their communities.

    NYS Breast and Prostate Cancer Peer Education:

    This blended-learning professional development training and technical assistance program prepares contractors to provide peer-led, community-based education activities to increase cancer screenings in their communities.

Training competencies provided for these programs include:

      • Health Belief Model
      • Influencing Others
      • Strengthening Partnerships
      • Media and Communication Skills