Community Health Worker Certificate

Division: Kinesiology


The Community Health Worker Certificate prepares students for introductory level positions in community health field. Coursework in KIN 235 C may be waived with current Red Cross cards in First Aid and CPR at the discretion of the division. To earn this certificate, all students must complete at least 18 units listed with a grade of C or better. At least 50% of all course work must be completed at Cypress College.

Required Courses (9 units):
KIN 281 CHealth and Social Justice3
KIN 284 C Contemporary Personal Health (formerly PE 234 C)3
KIN 298 C Kinesiology Seminar (formerly PE 298 C)3
Select three courses from the following (9 units):9
Intercultural Communication3
Behavior Modification3
FIrst Aid, CPR and Emergencies (formerly PE 235 C)3
Nutrition Science and Application3
Global and Community Health3
Cross-Cultural Psychology (formerly PSY 237 C)3
Psychology of Aging3
Sociology of Aging3
Total Units18