Courses in Global Health

Global health courses

The following lists some global health online courses and certificates.

Department of Global Health, University of Washington
Provides global health courses for health care workers around the world. Topics include leadership and management, clinical management of HIV and AIDS, and epidemiology.

Global Health University
Unite For Sight's Global Health University helps to effect widespread innovative change in global health through webinars and training workshops. They offer 20 online certificates, and more than 70 online courses.

Global Health Learning
Offers courses in a variety of global health technical areas. You can take single courses or take several to receive a certificate. Topics include early childhood development, family planning and reproductive health, and HIV/AIDS.

Last Mile Learning
Provides learning opportunities in management at no cost to anyone working to improve lives in the developing world. Topics include financial, people, and project management.

HIV Web Study
This program is provided as a free education service from the Northwest AIDS Education and Training Center and the University of Washington. It’s intended for health-care workers involved with the clinical care of HIV-infected individuals.

Evidence-based Behavioral Practice
Helping bridge the gap between behavioral health research and practice. Professionals from the major health disciplines are collaborating to learn, teach, and implement evidence-based behavioral practice (EBBP). 

FutureLearn
This is an Open University that offers free online courses in topics from universities and cultural institutions from around the world. These are delivered one step at a time, and are accessible on mobile, tablet and desktop.

WHO Health Academy
Provides e-learning courses on a variety of public health topics. Contains automated feedback giving the learner immediate correction of errors, and offers instruction at the learner's own pace.