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Tobacco & Public Health: From Theory to Practice

Tobacco & Public Health: From Theory to Practice is an award-winning online course that offers a Canadian-focused overview on tobacco control research, policy, and practice. The course contains four modules in both English and French:

This course is a useful training tool for those starting to work in tobacco control, and a resource for those looking for current facts or references.  Each module takes approximately three to five hours to complete and can be accessed online 24/7 for flexible learning.

Topics covered in the course modules include the biology and patterns of tobacco use; examples of programs, policies, and treatment options; strategies for addressing industry opposition; future directions in tobacco control; and how to evaluate tobacco control initiatives.

Features

  •     Easy-to-read format
  •     Interactive quizzes and videos
  •     Evidence-based Canadian content in English and French
  •     Reference citations, glossary, and key resources
  •     Ask the Expert function
  •     Certificate of completion