Course Catalog


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Temple’s University College at Harrisburg is proud to offer this completely online, self-paced certificate program.

In this self-paced certificate program, offered completely online, professional helpers, such as social workers, counselors, pastoral counselors, psychologists, psychiatrists, and first responders will gain the knowledge necessary to practice in settings with military service members, veterans and their families.

Price: $475



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Temple University Harrisburg is offering a 20-hour certificate program in clinical supervision. The program will prepare participants to provide clinical supervision to graduate level clinicians seeking licensure or professional development. Through the use of lecture, case method discussion, interactive journaling and reading, participants will examine developmental and relational models of supervision, with an emphasis on the parallel process of supervision. The course concludes with two supervision groups in which supervisory vignettes brought in by participants will be utilized to illustrate the theoretical constructs.

Price: $375



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Planned for Spring 2021 (final date TBA)

Temple University Harrisburg and the Pennsylvania Department of Health is proud to present an exciting two-day event of inspiring community health work trainings, featuring state and national leaders and experts in the field.  This conference is tailored for those who are new to the field, as well as those with years of experience.  Join us as we take a deep dive into community health work and celebrate the new Certified Community Health Worker (CCHW) credential!

Price: Postponed



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CHW-trained staff are a valuable addition to agencies dedicated to improving individual and community health outcomes. Staff using CHW skills are often already connected to the community they plan to serve and may share important cultural bonds such as ethnicity, language, sexual orientation, gender identity, socioeconomic status or other life experiences with members.

Price: $1560



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The Enhancing Communities Learning Series (ECLS) is a program of Temple University Harrisburg. This quarterly series offers a convenient way to learn about important and relevant issues affecting nonprofits. These are not just passive presentations, but rather interactive workshops to discover new talents, challenge perspectives, and apply theories and skills in real time with colleagues in the community – all while promoting your organization’s work. Originally planned as in-person interactive sessions, these virtual workshops allow you to still interact remotely, in the comfort of your own home! 

Price: $20



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This is a 10-week business plan development certificate program designed in collaboration with Temple University’s Small Business Development Center (SBDC to provide aspiring business and nonprofit entrepreneurs with the tools and information needed to create a professional business plan. The course covers all the basics you need to know to start a small business or nonprofit venture as well as grow an existing one.

Price: $385



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Temple Harrisburg in partnership with Fundraising Master Trainer, Chad Barger, CFRE, is offering a 10-week certificate program to help you take your fundraising initiative to the next level. Learn the basics of fundraising with this immersive self-paced certificate course that utilizes two virtual sessions and 8 online modules to assess your knowledge on your journey to earning the FCP Certificate.

Price: $585



This flexible certificate program provides supervisors, managers, directors and emerging leaders with an opportunity to learn and practice skills in developing successful proposals to obtain external funding. The Grant Writing Certificate Program will cover the basics of grant seeking and writing, enabling anyone with an interest in the topic to get started on the grant writing process.

Price: $275



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This three part series includes both online and in-person training in Motivational Interviewing (MI) Techniques to improve knowledge and effectiveness of this communication style when working with individuals with Substance Use Disorder (SUD) and Opioid Use Disorder (OUD).

Price: Free



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This certificate program focuses on cultivating an understanding and development of interrelated skills that are fundamental to non-profit management. Through the program modules, you will develop knowledge of and practices for: Theoretical and practical applications of organizational and planning theories and models; inter-organizational relationships and functions of public, private and non-profit organization and human resources. Special emphasis is given to organizational vision, multitasking, and innovation in a dynamic environment.

Price: $500



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Individuals who are interested in becoming Personal Care Home Administrators in Pennsylvania can take the required 100 Hour program. According to statute PA 55 Section 2600.64 (a)(2) regarding administrator training and orientation: Prior to initial employment as an administrator a candidate shall successfully complete a 100 hour standardized Department approved administrator training course.

Price: $1575



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The Credential for Strengths-based Family Workers is a professional training course and credentialing program comprised of competency-based curriculum.  It is uniquely focused on the development and documentation of knowledge and skill through a multi-faceted evaluation process. Workers who complete the SFW program are better able to facilitate a family’s ability to set and reach their own goals.  While nationally standardized, the training is tailored to meet the needs of local communities and implemented by Lead Agencies or Approved Providers.

Price: Contact



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This flexible certificate program provides supervisors, managers, directors and emerging leaders with an opportunity to learn and practice skills leading to a more empowered workplace. Leaders may choose to attend just the workshops that interest them or sign up for the complete certificate program. Participants who attend all five workshops, complete a final project, and present the project at a sixth meeting will receive Temple University Harrisburg’s Strengths-based Leadership Certificate.

Price: $475



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Our educational camps offer students of all ages high-quality summer learning experiences. We give our students the chance to explore other education disciplines before college, expose them to new career paths and the opportunity to add leadership opportunities to their resumes. Explore affordable and convenient opportunities close to home with Temple University Harrisburg.

Price: $75-$2,695



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Understanding and Battling the Disease of Addiction is a one-hour e-learning series and is comprised of three modules, each module is 20 minutes in length and will focus on and incorporate elements of disease education, stigma reduction, and motivational interviewing strategies.

Price: Free