What is a NAHTM / ITC Certified Healthcare Transporter (CHT)?
A Certified Healthcare Transporter is a hospital based, patient transporter who has achieved proficiency in all competencies outlined in the performance based, 3 book-course. Those 3 books are CHOICES: Ethics for the Workplace; Strategic Skill Building for Transporters; and Technical Skills Training for Transporters. The curriculum was developed by Impact Training Corporation (ITC) in partnership with NAHTM to establish a national certification and improve on-the-job performance.
What is a CHT Instructor?
A CHT Instructor has successfully completed the two-day CHT Instructor training. The typical CHT Instructor has some type of leadership role within, or over, a hospital-based transport department, or alternatively may be employed in human resources and/or training department of a healthcare organization.
To attain the CHT Instructor credential, the candidate who attends the rigorous 2-day training course successfully learns the following: 1) in-depth knowledge of the contents of the 3- book curriculum; 2) methodologies to deliver the curriculum virtually or in person; 3) strategies to implement the program; and 4) how to best engage trainees. Two 3-hour virtual sessions each day, presented on Zoom platform, engage participants in multiple interactive activities and discussions.
Those who earn a CHT Instructor credential will be empowered to train healthcare transporters in the customized curriculum endorsed by NAHTM, and upon completion of the 3-book course, will make recommendations for national certification awards for their successful healthcare transporters to NAHTM.
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2-day virtual training (12 hours)
(includes Instructor Guidelines Manual
and training materials)
for previously certified CHT Level I Instructors
Additional Copy Instructor Guidelines-
Set of Participant Books- Includes Choices, Strategic Skill Building for Transporters, and Healthcare Transporter Technical Skills Training
(**Highly recommended, limited to one set per registrant)
Questions? Please contact us at ImpactTr@comcast.net or call 912-844-0007
I recently participated in the Impact Level I Instructor Training at Ochsner Health System. I just wanted to let you know how much I enjoyed being able to be a part of the training. Empowering others and helping them to realize their potential is something that I feel very passionate about. I am certain that your curriculum and the opportunity that it offers to Frontline Staff has already had a tremendous effect on the lives of many, and I am honored to have been chosen to be a part of this.
Kristy Gaudet, R.T., Radiology Supervisor, Ochsner St. Anne General Hospital, New Orleans, LA
To comply with COVID-19 precautions and provide training requested by our clients, Impact Training Corporation has designed an engaging two-day virtual course presented on Zoom platform.
Patient Transporters serve a vital role on the Environment of Care team. Attaining the NAHTM national certification supports superior and safe performance as well as an earned credential for the transporter. ITC's staff training model develops in-house CHT curriculum delivery capability resulting in improved professionalism, increased patient satisfaction and patient safety, and lower employee turnover rates. Additionally, ITC-trained Instructors earn a NAHTM credential: Certified CHT Instructor.
The course consists of four 3-hour interactives sessions, two per each consecutive day:
Pacific Time 7:00 am -10:00 am & 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Mountain Time 8:00 am -11:00 am & 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Central Time 9:00 am -12:00 pm & 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Eastern Time 10:00 am - 1:00 pm & 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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Registration after February 23, 2021 requires a $100 LATE FEE to cover express shipping of materials.
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**Participants have urged ITC to recommend that new trainees opt to purchase this participant set of books because it significantly enhances the training experience.
The CHT program offered through Impact Training Corp. has been a valuable resource for my organization. Our Certified Healthcare Transporters meet and exceed the quality and safety standards of facility, every patient, every time. They are widely recognized on our campus as the first contact for lifting and transferring assistance.
Moira Croteau, CHT Instructor & Supervisor patient Transport and Environmental Services, Cheshire/Dartmouth, Keene NH
I recently heard...and I quote this… from a Service Line Director when referring to the move to our expanded Pavilion Tower..."No other staff will transport my patients except my Nursing Staff and the (certified) Transporters." WOW...to know we are included within a select team is a win-win situation.
Frank Campbell, Director Patient Transport, Cape Fear Valley Health System, Fayetteville, NC
What Current Level I CHT Instructors are saying about the CHT Program
All good things! Those who have certified their healthcare patient transporters and other frontline employees in other key hospital disciplines are very much impressed with the difference in their performance and productivity. Many hospital leaders who have CHTs report that other leaders and executives in their respective organizations have also identified big improvements in job performance.
Certified Healthcare Transporter (CHT) Instructor Training
March 10 -11, 2021
The National Association of Healthcare Transport Management
Impact Training Corporation
Impact Training's Certified Healthcare Transporter Program is perfect for entry- level employees who may not have attended college to gain the level of education and skills required to be successful in today's workforce.
Chester Wortham, Director of Patient Transport, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
$25 discount per registrant if paying by check
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Impact Training Corporation, ATTN Ruthann Walsh
110 Egret Point, Savannah, GA 31405.
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