COVID-19 Classes and Resources

See below for Education Fund resources and courses related to the pandemic. You can also continue to get Career Advice support from our career counselors. Make an appointment today with one of our career counselors to find out more about what options you have to grow in your career, and how you can take advantage of everything The Education Fund offers.

Pandemic Readiness Course

The Education Fund, in partnership with Futuro Health and SEIU-UHW, is offering a Pandemic Readiness training, available at no cost to you:

Pandemic Readiness
This five module pandemic readiness course, designed by Pima Medical Institute and conducted entirely online, will take six hours to complete. (Read the press release.) Designed to be self-paced and available online, the course can help prepare healthcare workers to perform additional functions on the care team in preparation for a temporary expansion in their scope of work. The course includes videos, readings, and skill check activities on the following topics:

  • Screening and Testing
  • Infection Control, Isolation Precautions and PPE
  • Ventilator Management
  • Stress Management and Resilience
  • Immunity and Vaccines

To apply for this program, first use the link below to log in or register for MyEdFund, our new, secure member portal. You can then sign up for the specific program by finding it in the “Available programs” link within MyEdFund.

Critical Skills Webinar Series

The 2023 Critical Skills Webinar Series, in partnership with Learnit, will offer twelve (12) one-hour trainings on key topics that help learners develop relevant and timely critical skills for working in today’s healthcare setting. Participants will join a live virtual classroom session with Learnit’s expert instructors and will walk away with tangible tools that can be applied in their professional and personal lives.

Topics Include:

  • Manage Anxiety to Build a Positive Mindset
  • Find Calm in Chaos — Relaxation and Movement Strategies for a Hectic Workday
  • Avoid Burnout
  • Unconscious Bias
  • Microaggression Training
  • Allyship
  • Build Productive Work Habits
  • Time Management: Avoid Distractions
  • Time Management: Strategize Your Day
  • Communication Styles
  • Elements of Transformative Listening
  • Leveraging Empathy in Internal Relationships

COVID-19 Toolkit & Webinar

Relias (formerly CE Direct) is offering an extensive toolkit of free online learning resources, including webinars which are free and open to all.

Elsevier COVID-19 Clinical Toolkit

This toolkit provide the latest evidence-based practices for COVID-19 covering topics from symptom management to diagnosis, treatment and ongoing wellness.

No registration required for any COVID-19 materials!