Why Register for Nevada Cultural Competency Self-Paced Training?

  • Online Modality

    Once you register, you are able to choose when, where, and how you attend training!

  • Engaging Content

    Throughout our self-paced training, you will have the opportunity to engage with Nevada Cultural Competency material through varied interactive activities!

  • Flexibility

    Nevada Cultural Competency Self-Paced training allows pacing flexibility to complete the training in your own time, over the course of 30 - days!


Self-Paced Nevada Cultural Competency registration is $95 per trainee.

  • Self-Paced Nevada Cultural Competency Training


Required Materials

  • Laptop, tablet, or phone with access to internet

Immediate Access

We understand self-paced training can be more accessible. As soon as you register, you will have access to the training, allowing you to begin and schedule your training!

Varied Materials

The training includes interactive components throughout tailored towards understanding the material! This is inclusive of activities, interactive scenarios, knowledge checks, and resources related to the current topic to build knowledge and skill sets!

Themes and Topics Covered

  • Introduction & Course Objectives

    • Introduction, disclaimer, ground rules, and regulations, instructor credentials and experience

  • Cultural Awareness

    • Importance of cultural awareness development, using The Iceberg Model of Culture, cultural bias and awareness with discussion

  • Bias (Explicit and Implicit)

    • Explicit and implicit bias, stereotyping, personal bias tests and mitigation of bias

  • Indirect Discrimination

    • Indirect discrimination, recognizing equality and equity, curb-cutting effect

  • Identity & Intersectionality

    • Definition of identity and Intersectionality with steps to address in healthcare

  • Social Determinants of Health

    • Education, socioeconomic status, and adverse childhood experiences, description of topic interconnection, why your zip code matters

  • Race & Ethnicity

    • Race and ethnicity description and comparison, forms/levels of discrimination, racial disparities in healthcare

  • Religion & Spirituality

    • Religion and spirituality comparison, importance in care delivery and how to address, pro-voice mindset, Interfaith cooperation

  • Refugees & Immigrants

    • Definitions and descriptions, current and emergent issues in policy and healthcare, language barriers

  • Gender Bias

    • Aspects of gender, gender disparities, gender bias

  • Gender & Sexual Identity

    • Gender composition, gender identity and pronouns, SOGI and EHR practices


    • LGBTQIA+ and SGM defined, new vs. outdated terminology, mental and behavioral health disparities

  • Age

    • Ageism and elderspeak ,treatment impairment and steps to address, age disparities, caring for younger populations

  • People with Disabilities

    • Forms of disabilities, health disparities in people with disabilities, mental disorders, steps to reduce health disparities and establish rapport. Discussing implementing person-first language with examples

  • Microaggressions

    • Microaggressions, microinsults, microinvalidations, and microassaults, prevention and personal accountability

  • Veterans

    • Develop a better understanding of Veterans and identify challenges and barriers of care veterans face

  • Best Practices

    • Effective communication, rapport, and bedside manner, building rapport with patients and how to practice effective communication, welcoming environment

  • Cultural Humility

    • Cultural competency as a journey and importance in practice, barriers to cultural and personal reflection importance

What participants are saying:

“Excellent instructors. Well prepared. This Cultural Competency Awareness Training, is a must for the Healthcare industry. It covers topics that are relevant and current in our present Society.”

August 2021 Participant

“The knowledge of cultural awareness provides me a better understanding of different cultures and intersectionality with staff and patients. I'm able to deliver effective, quality care to patients with the understanding the every person is a unique individual.”

September 2021 Participant

“This was a very comprehensive course that was both enjoyable and educational and allowed for engagement and questions. The instructors did a great job presenting the material and staying on topic.”

December 2021 Participant

“Overall it was awesome training- great instructors, presentation, and training supplements. We learned a lot. This will significantly improve the healthcare industry and the world in general. Everyone should definitely take this training.”

October 2021 Participant