Certifications on Nutrition and Occupational Health


The University of Zacatecas (Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas) and the University of California at Berkeley launched this month an online certification course on Nutritional Health. This course has the objective of training Promotoras in issues related to health and basic nutrition in order to promote healthier nutritional practices and lifestyles among the migrant population in the United States. The course started on October 16, and it has about 30 participants.

As a continuation of this course series, we will be launching a second online course on Occupational Heath. The objective of this course will be describing Occupational Health, and provide the information needed to identify and prevent health threats that originate in the workplace. The registration is open until November 3, and the course will start on November 6, with an approximate duration of 3 months, totaling 80 hours. For more information on how to register, please visit the registration site.