Community Health Worker Internship Placement

Welcome to the Spring 2019 Semester!

Welcome to HLTH 203. This course mentors students through the process of completing all internship placement requirements and provides opportunities to practice Community Health Worker (CHW) core competencies in health and social service agencies. Emphasis is also placed on professionalism in the workplace and job readiness. For more detailed information about the Community Health Worker certificates, please check our website at

Instructor Contact Information

Tim Berthold, Health Education faculty & CHW Coordinator,

CHW Associate Coordinator: Andrew Ciscel, 415-452-5202,

Course Basics

HLTH 203 (4 units, hybrid online)

Students must have completed or be enrolled in Health 202 in order to take Health 203. Students must also have an internship placement secured by the first week of the semester

CRN: 37624

Classes start:

Beginning in mid-January 2019, Health 203 will meet on select Thursdays, as posted in the schedule, from 5:10-7:30 PM, in MUB 380, with a hybrid online format.

Course Syllabus

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Required Textbook

Foundations of Community Health Work, 2nd Edition

Log-in instructions for Students

Go to

Username: CCSF ID, examples: W12345678 or @12345678

Your Canvas password is your RAM ID password.

RAM ID instructions for students (Google Doc)

Online Learning

What are the real challenges encountered by both new and experienced online students, and how can you be successful? Tune into this short tutorial video to help debunk common myths about online learning.

Introduction to Online Learning (12 min video tutorial)

Canvas Support Hotline (844) 592-2198 available 24/7.

Canvas Student Guide

More Resources

CCSF Online Course Support Center

Disabled Students Programs and Services