Want to learn more about how to take a public health approach to bullying prevention? Then this free online course might be of interest to you.
The Bullying Prevention and Response Training and Continuing Education Online Program is broken into 6 chapters and takes a little over an hour to view. You’ll also want to give yourself at least 15 minutes to complete the post-course activities.
The course focuses on long-term community wide bullying prevention strategies. It discusses the top do’s and don’ts in addressing this public health issue, as well as common strategies to avoid.
This program offers 1.5 contact hours for CNE, 0.2 CEU’s, 2.0 CPH recertification credits, and 1.5 total Category I continuing education contact hours for CHES and/or MCHES. More information on how to qualify for any of these is available online.
Content for the stopbullying.gov website is provided by several governmental agencies such as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Department of Education, and the Department of Justice.