Additional Course Listings

Registration is available through CO.Train, the SDC’s Learning Management System (LMS). To find out more about CO.Train and learn how to create a CO.Train account, please see the CO.Train LMS tab.

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Basic Worker 01

Basic Worker 01 has been replaced with Expanding Foundations.  Certified county trainers will be offering Expanding Foundations Medical Assistance at county locations in the near future.  The SDC will offer its first course on October 28, 2014.  Expanding Foundations Medical Assistance is a required course for all program areas.

CBMS Security 01
(Live Online – Webinar)

This course is intended for CBMS Security Administrators only. The goal of the CBMS Security 01 course is to provide security administrators with the basic knowledge needed to perform security related functions in CBMS.
Prerequisite: A CDHS Employee User Access form must be submitted by your hiring manager (for county staff) or state security individual (for state staff) through the OIT-CDHS web page (http://oit.cdhs.state.co.us) requesting your security admin access before attending this course. In addition, request access to the Security (Administrators Only) link on the CDHS portal.

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Client ID State ID Research
(Web-Based Training)

This course explains the Client ID and State ID assignment process and provides users with the essential knowledge and skills needed to successfully search for existing Client IDs and State IDs in order to eliminate the creation of duplicate Client IDs and State IDs.

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Colorado Address Confidentiality Program
(Web-Based Training)

This course describes the Colorado Address Confidentiality Program (ACP). Participants will learn about ACP services, the rules and process for getting into the ACP program and how to handle ACP customers.

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Expanding Foundations Food Assistance: Non-Citizens
(Web-Based Training)

This Web-Based Training (WBT) is part of the Health Care and Economic Security Staff Development Center’s (SDC) Expanding Foundations Food Assistance training, the second phase of new worker training (after Building Foundations). This WBT, which should take approximately 45 minutes to complete, will help new eligibility workers understand basic eligibility for non-citizens for Food Assistance. It will provide participants the eligibility policies and processes for non-citizens and prepare participants to successfully determine Food Assistance eligibility for non-citizens.

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Expanding Foundations Food Assistance: Shelter Expenses and Utility Allowances
(Web-Based Training)

This Web-Based Training (WBT) is part of the Health Care and Economic Security Staff Development Center’s (SDC) Expanding Foundations Food Assistance training, the second phase of new worker training (after Building Foundations). This WBT, which should take approximately 20 minutes to complete, will provide participants with the knowledge necessary to accurately determine shelter expenses and utility allowances for Food Assistance. It will discuss the eligibility rules and regulations for shelter expenses and utility allowances as they relate to Food Assistance, provide guidance on how to determine allowable shelter expenses and utilities, and describe the verification they require.

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Expanding Foundations Food Assistance: Students
(Web-Based Training)

This Web-Based Training (WBT) is part of the Health Care and Economic Security Staff Development Center’s (SDC) Expanding Foundations Food Assistance training, the second phase of new worker training (after Building Foundations). This WBT, which should take approximately 40 minutes to complete, will help new eligibility workers understand basic eligibility for students for Food Assistance. It will provide participants with the eligibility policies and processes for students and prepare participants to successfully determine Food Assistance eligibility for students.

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Expanding Foundations Training Delivery
(Live Online – Webinar)

This online three-hour instructor course will prepare eligibility site trainers to facilitate Expanding Foundations courses. In addition, the course provides guidance and instruction on the Expanding Foundations Assessment process. Effective November 1, 2014, Eligibility Site trainers interested in facilitating Expanding Foundations courses must attend this course in order to be certified.

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Food Assistance Tune-Up
(Classroom)

This one-day course designed for experienced eligibility workers will focus on improving Food Assistance error rates. It will ensure that eligibility professionals can identify the policy and data entry problems that lead to increased error rates, and take practical steps to avoid them. Food Assistance Tune-Up provides an opportunity to re-visit key concepts while encouraging experienced workers to identify and develop practical solutions to decrease common errors.

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Mapping the Health Care and Economic Security World: Your Guide to Agency Roles in Colorado and Beyond
(Web-Based Training)

This course is designed for workers new to the health care and economic security world, introducing local, state, and federal agencies and their roles in providing services to citizens of Colorado.

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PEAK Inbox
(Web-Based Training)

The PEAK Inbox web based training describes the procedure for accessing and processing PEAK Inbox entries that originate from the PEAK website, which are then routed to the PEAK Inbox in CBMS. Viewers will be introduced to the PEAK Inbox Search page, terminology, and the PEAK pages used to process the entries.

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PEAK Inbox Workshop
(Classroom)

The Bring Your Own PEAK Inbox Workshop offers CBMS users assigned to their County PEAK Inbox the chance to meet with SDC trainers experienced with the PEAK Inbox. Participants must be able to access their county PEAK Inboxes to process current transactions. Students will learn to work the Inbox and make the Inbox work for them.

Please note: these offerings do not train on basic CBMS navigation skills nor program eligibility rules.

One-on-one online sessions can be arranged by contacting the SDC at soc_StaffDevelopment@state.co.us.

PEAK Inbox RRR
(Web-Based Training)

This training describes the procedure for accessing and processing Redetermination/Recertification (RRR) entries that originate from the PEAK website, which are then routed to the county PEAK Inbox in CBMS. Viewers will be introduced to the PEAK Inbox Search page, terminology, and the PEAK pages used to process RRRs.

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Service Desk Self Service
(Web-Based Training)

The Service Desk Self Service guide presents the self service features and processes in the Service Desk Self Service On Demand site. After viewing this presentation users will effectively manage their Service Desk interactions online. Individuals will learn how to efficiently navigate and use the many features the site offers. Tips and steps to complete tasks within the Self Service On Demand site are included.
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Single Streamlined Application (SSAp) 101
(Web-Based Training)

This Web-Based Training (WBT) will ensure participants have a basic understanding of the Single Streamlined Application (SSAp). It will guide individuals through the SSAp, assisting those who work with the SSAp and Medical Assistance applicants by providing them with an understanding of how to help applicants fill out the application in order to receive the most efficient eligibility determination possible. It will also answer common questions about the SSAp and provide individuals with tools to assist their clients with the application.

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Training Foundations – Tier 2
(Classroom)

This course will prepare staff to train Building Foundations or Building Foundations for MA Sites.  During this course, participants will receive instruction regarding the logistics of preparing for and facilitating the training. Next, participants will consider and discuss the guiding principles that informed the development of the Building Foundations courses. Participants will also observe and practice techniques for facilitating activities. Finally, participants will gain strategies for managing some of the challenging aspects of training the Building Foundations courses.
Prerequisite: Building Foundations or Building Foundations for MA Sites.

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Your Road To Resources
(Web-Based Training)

This self-directed web-based training is designed to introduce health care and economic security professionals to the CDHS Portal, CDHS website, and the HCPF website.  The presentation will prepare learners to use resources provided by the State and Program Areas to locate accurate information needed to perform their jobs well.

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