CBT non-clinical providers


Training Unit

The Training Unit is housed within the Capacity Building and Training Program in the Office of STI/HIV/Viral Hepatitis. We support the delivery of high quality STI/HIV/Viral Hepatitis services throughout Colorado by providing effective training and technical assistance to Office of STI/HIV/Viral Hepatitis staff, contracted agency staff, and other stakeholders across the State. The Training Unit is primarily funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). Check out our Training Unit About Us flyer to meet our team and learn more.

Course descriptions:

We offer live virtual, live in-person, on-demand virtual, and blended (mix of live and on-demand) trainings. Review the 2024 Training Unit Course Descriptions & Objectives.

Training calendar:


To register for a course, go to www.train.org and create an account or log into your account.  Explore these How to CO.TRAIN Tutorials for assistance in creating your account.  Please note: Creating an account in COTrain does not register you for a course. 

Register for a course by logging into CO.TRAIN, searching for the course by name or by course ID number, and clicking the 
Register button on the course page. 

If course registration is full, click the Add to Wait List button. Please note: being on the waitlist is not the same as being registered for a course. If you are on the waitlist and space becomes available, you will be notified via email.

For ADA assistance or additional information, email the Capacity Building and Training Program at cdphe.dchivinfo@state.co.us.


Training Unit Course Policies
To ensure smooth operations and an effective classroom experience for all, participants must review and adhere to the Training Unit Course Policies

Adobe Connect Classroom

The Training Unit uses Adobe Connect software for almost all live virtual trainings. For a seamless experience, review the Adobe Connect Basics: Job Aid 

Training Request Forms
Complete the Host a Course form to request existing Training Unit courses that are unavailable on the Training Unit training calendar located in the Available trainings dropdown above. You can request a live virtual or live in-person training. A minimum of eight participants is required. The Training Unit will respond to your request via email within five business days and will fulfill requests as capacity allows.

Complete the Request for Technical Assistance Form to request technical or training not provided by the Training Unit. Training may address specific needs for knowledge, skills, infrastructure, or other resources to deliver quality prevention, care, and/or treatment for STIs, HIV, and viral hepatitis.

Explore: Capacity Building and Training Resource Library

This library provides additional capacity building and training resources for STI/HIV/Viral Hepatitis providers throughout Colorado including community-based organization staff, clinicians, and other stakeholders. These resources are provided for informational purposes only; they do not constitute an endorsement or an approval by the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment (CDPHE) of any of the products, services, or opinions of the corporation, organization, or any individual. CDPHE bears no responsibility for the accuracy, legality, or content of the external sites or for that of subsequent links. Please contact the external site with questions regarding content. 


Explore: Colorado STI/HIV/Viral Hepatitis Referral Resource Catalog

This list is intended to help STI/HIV/Viral Hepatitis providers in Colorado identify potential referral resources to support client needs. This is a participant-generated list. These resources are provided for informational purposes only; they do not constitute an endorsement or approval by the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment (CDPHE). CDPHE bears no responsibility for the accuracy, legality, or content of the external sites or subsequent links. When using this list, vet each resource before referring clients to ensure desired services are available and appropriate for the client (e.g., eligibility, cost, accessibility, language, other cultural considerations).

National Capacity Building Assistance Training

Complete this form to request training provided by the Capacity Building Assistance Provider Network (CPN).


Capacity Building Assistance (CBA) Request for Technical Assistance (TA)

Complete this form to request tailored TA provided by the Capacity Building Assistance Provider Network (CPN) to build skills and competencies to implement comprehensive HIV prevention programs and services.


Contact Us!

  • Capacity Building and Training Program email: cdphe.dchivinfo@state.co.us
  • Training Unit voicemail box: 303-692-2154. 
  • To receive our e-newsletters with information on upcoming trainings and resources, complete the Training E-Newsletter Sign-up form
    • Make sure to select the "Trainings" option under “Please send me reminder emails for the following 2023 meeting(s)/trainings.”