The CPH recertification process is meant to foster life-long learning, professional development, and promotion of the public health profession.

Find Ways to Earn Recertification Credits

CPH Activity

Our growing database of credits compiled just for you to make your recertification process easier.

TRAIN Learning Network

If it’s listed on TRAIN, it counts. Search TRAIN’s robust database for activities right for your recertification process.

Public Health Learning Navigator

A great resource to search for and find credits that will count towards your recertification.

Qualifying activities for recertification credits include continuing education and professional development opportunities.

There are many options for finding recertification credits! Do not feel limited to the following resources, these are simply here to assist you in your search. Many CPHs earn credits by work they do at their job, volunteering, and much more. Take a look at the resources below and get creative with your credits! When in doubt, email, we are always happy to assist in determining if an activity will count or not.

Use this Activity and Credit Guide to find the types of activities you can complete and how many credits to report for each.

Check out these helpful Tips and Tricks to complete the recertification process with ease.

Report Your Recertification Credits

Track your progress towards recertification, report each activity, and submit your application.

RECERTIFICATION UPDATE! Eligibility has been adjusted from 50 credits to 30 for recertification. That’s an average 15 credits a year, in our 15th year of the CPH.

All CPH must report at least 30 recertification credits every two years. Extensions are available in three-month increments. Find out how many credits to report for each activity with this guide.

There are many different ways to earn credits, so get creative! Explore the resources above, and when in doubt, contact us to confirm an activity will count towards recertification.

Submit Your Recertification Credits

You will be prompted to pay a $95.00 recertification fee and asked to agree to uphold the CPH Code of Ethics when you submit your application. Enjoy the recertification process, we look forward to you being part of the CPH community for years to come!

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