Foundational Interview Skills Training for Communicable Disease Interviewing - Virtual Workshop (April 4th, 2024)



9:00am - 1:30pm (MT)

Lunch break from 11:15 - 11:45am (MT)



Primary Competency

Communication Skills


The Foundational Interview Skills training is an interactive, half-day virtual course intended for professionals working with communicable disease interviewing. The first half of the training will include breaking into groups for an interview skills practice session and a presentation on interview skills and techniques. The second half of the training will include a second interview skills practice session. All activities will be discussed as a large group and participants will receive mentoring and advice from facilitators and peers throughout the training.

Learning Objectives

This virtual workshop will enable participants to:

  1. Practice interviewing skills and learn new techniques.
  2. Develop enhanced listening skills.
  3. Problem solve common interviewing challenges.
  4. Practice completing investigation forms.
Length of Learning Opportunity
4.5 hours (with a half-hour lunch break)
Registration Information

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We strive to host inclusive and accessible events that enable all individuals, including those with disabilities to engage fully. Please let us know of any accommodations that will assist your full participation.

Technical Requirements

Technical Requirements

  • You must have access to a webcam or to an internet-capable device equipped with a camera and a microphone (such as a smartphone or tablet). Our staff can help you get set up if this is new for you.
  • You will need high-speed internet and a computer to access online homework.

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