Health Care Practitioner Human Trafficking Training

House Bill 2059, 86th Legislature, Regular Session, 2019, requires Health and Human Services (HHS) to approve training courses on human trafficking, including at least one that is free of charge, post the list of approved trainings on the HHS website, and update the list of approved trainings as necessary.

First Health Care Practitioner Course Available Now

This course is approved by HHS in accordance with Texas House Bill 2059 (86th Regular Session).

Register for the free SOAR to Health and Wellness course.

Future Human Trafficking Training

HHS is in the process of developing additional human trafficking training which will be offered to all health care practitioners free of charge. 

HHS is now accepting trainings from external entities to be considered as approved human trafficking courses for health care practitioners.

View the HHSC Human Trafficking Training Standards (PDF).

View the HHSC Human Trafficking Training Review Process (PDF).

Before submitting your application, read the Application Instructions Guide (PDF).

Complete the Human Trafficking for Health Care Practitioners Training Application (PDF).

Email human_trafficking@hhsc.state.tx.us with any questions.