by improving education and training
of public health professionals
for both practice and research
The Institute of Public Health, University of Porto October Newsletter
Public Health Training Academy (PHTA)
ASPHER Public Health Training Academy
Towards the Europe-wide CPD scheme in Public Health
The current Public Health Continuing Professional Development (CPD) offer in Europe is scattered and difficult to navigate. This makes it complicated for professionals within the Public Health Workforce to access the training that they need in order to further professionalise and advance in their career.
ASPHER invited its members to join the Public Health Training Academy project, an umbrella structure bringing together high-quality training in Public Health with the view to developing the Europe-wide CPD scheme in Public Health.
The first step of this ongoing project is to create a repository with the courses that will be offered under the PHTA umbrella. As the number of PHTA courses grows and the demand for training has been further identified, the PHTA will also serve as a platform for schools to collaborate in the preparation of new CPD courses.
Please click here to access the repository.