Become a Covid-19 Contact Tracer

Learn the skills you need to start a career as a Covid-19 Contact Tracer, one of the most in-demand jobs in the USA!
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Become a Covid-19 Contact Tracer
Rating: 4.4 out of 5 (30 ratings)
703 students
Describe common concepts in the student of infections with an emphasis on COVID-19
Infer ethical considerations of isolation, quarantine and obtaining health information by contact tracing
Adopt intrapersonal and interpersonal strategies while contact tracing
Distinguish different types of contact tracing interviews and develop an approach to overcome barriers to contact tracing
Define a case, identify contacts, follow up to assess their need for support and recommend infection management as per CDC guidelines


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Interest in public health
  • Empathetic listening


Welcome to Become a Covid-19 Contact Tracer Bootcamp! If you want to work as a remote Contact Tracer helping to stop the spread of the Coronavirus and similar viral threats, then this is the only course you need to get you on your way. This course will introduce you to key concepts of contact tracing and its importance as a public health strategy to reduce transmission of diseases like COVID-19 and equip you to join a team of contact tracers. At 2 hours, we’ve packed this course with what you need to know to prepare you to be an effective Contact Tracer, even if you have no prior experience.

With a series of video tutorials, cheat sheets, articles, and other resources you’ll be engaged from start to finish building the skills and knowledge necessary to work as a Contact Tracer.

But don’t just take my word for it, see what others had to say about this course…

“The contact tracer course was very informative! Dr. Sakshie was very patient and understanding. She gave us great materials to use to make us aware of how serious this pandemic is.” ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ – Theresa B.

“This course was easy to follow. They really test your knowledge to make sure that you are not just pretending to understand. This course definitely helps with getting you ready to work in contact tracing.”⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ – Juliann H.

“This class has been informative, and it’s been very nice that there are links provided to rewatch the instruction via video as well as links to all the materials referenced. I would recommend this class to anyone seeking certification.” ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ – Denise D.

Who this course is for:

  • Job seekers who wish to work remotely
  • Career changers seeking a better work/life balance
  • Anyone interested in becoming a remote Contact Tracer to help stop the spread of Covid-19
  • Those who want to take ONE COURSE to learn what is needed to be a Contact Tracer without the fluff.

Course content

6 sections • 30 lectures • 1h 59m total length
  • Introduction
  • Community Resource
  • Link to Become a Contact Tracer Facebook Group
  • Articles and Resources


Workforce Accelerator
Cyber Education Partners
  • 4.4 Instructor Rating
  • 30 Reviews
  • 703 Students
  • 1 Course

CyberEd Partners work with universities to offer accelerated workforce programs within the cyber science disciplines to prepare adult learners for in-demand, high wage careers.

Our instructors have helped thousands of learners in obtaining the skills they need to get a job or start a business. That's the measure of our success and we love what we do. We're educators who walk the walk, not just talk the talk.

Our accelerated or “bootcamp” programs are used by accredited universities because of our commitment to developing industry focused curriculum, the quality of our instruction by working practitioners, and all in an accelerated format.

We discard the fluff and include the stuff you need to be successful.

Sakshie Alreja
  • 4.4 Instructor Rating
  • 30 Reviews
  • 703 Students
  • 1 Course

COVID-19 Epidemiologist at the county department of  health in Pennsylvania