NCHEC Areas of Responsibilities, Competencies, and Sub-competencies for the Health Education Specialists 2015

The Seven Areas of Responsibility contain a comprehensive set of Competencies and Sub-competencies defining the role of the health education specialist. These responsibilities were verified through the 2015 Health Education Specialist Practice Analysis (HESPA) project and serve as the basis of the CHES exam beginning in October 2016 and the MCHES exam in April 2016.