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Below you can find our resources on health promotion foundations, alcohol policy, evaluation, program planning and more. If you have a question about a specific product, please email​.


Health promotion skills and competencies

  • Foundations of health promotion
  • Skills for health promotion
  • Health unit capacity building plans

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Alcohol policy

  • Introduction to alcohol policy theory and research
  • Planning and implementing alcohol-related interventions at the local level
  • Introduction to national low-risk alcohol drinking guidelines
  • New information on emerging alcohol-related topics, including: pricing policies, municipal alcohol policies, and alcohol advertising

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  • Introduction to evaluating health promotion programs
  • Evaluating community partnerships
  • Developing Logic models
  • Developing indicators
  • Planning situational assessments


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Health communication

  • Overview of health communication campaigns
  • Social marketing
  • Managing the campaign development process
  • Audience analysis
  • Message development
  • Making the case for health promotion
  • Overview of social media in a public health context

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Program planning

  • Introduction to health promotion planning
  • Setting priorities: Techniques and tools
  • Engaging in situational assessments
  • Developing logic models

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Policy development

  • Introduction to policy development in health promotion
  • Introduction to by-law development for public health

Visit our Developing healthy public policies page for more information and resources.


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