Online Courses

With a funding commitment of nearly $1 billion, the Bloomberg Initiative to Reduce Tobacco Use is combating tobacco use worldwide, with a focus in the low- and middle-income countries that are home to a majority of the world’s smokers. This course offers free instructional training to people interested in learning more about tobacco control. The curriculum was developed in partnership with 27 subject matter experts from 14 countries.

Created in 2007, Global Tobacco Control: Learning from the Experts has been a globally-accessible tool to the tobacco control community. With over 15,000 registered users in 100 countries, original features include 10 slideshow lectures and self-assessment exercises.

This free online course was developed collaboratively by faculty at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and globally acclaimed tobacco control advocates in healthcare careers. The course will prepare healthcare professionals to promote tobacco control efforts within their community and beyond. ** Please note: You must launch this training at hp.globaltobaccocontrol.org. To take this course in Arabic, Chinese, French, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, or Vietnamese, please change the language in the top left corner of the new training page.

Globaltobaccocontrol.org is funded by Bloomberg Philanthropies as a part of the Bloomberg Initiative to Reduce Tobacco Use (bloomberg.org). 

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