Trainer - National HIV Classroom Learning Center

CAI (Cicatelli Associates Inc.), is seeking a highly motivated, detail oriented and organized professional for the full-time, exempt position of Trainer primarily for the CDC-funded National HIV Classroom Learning Center. The Trainer provides expert training and assists in the development of training designs, training materials and curriculum for the National HIV Classroom Learning Center. This position could be based/located at any of the following CAI offices: NYC, Buffalo, Atlanta, Denver and Los Angeles.


  • Excellent Trainer platform presentation skills
  • Strong classroom management skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Understanding of adult learning theory
  • Instructional design skills to support tailored program and course modifications
  • Updating curricula and developing of new educational packages
  • Knowledge of learning technologies and their effective usage


  • Translate personal knowledge and expertise into the delivery of practical, skills-based training programs
  • Deliver training courses to a defined level of quality
  • Manage training time to meet individual utilization targets, including seeking opportunities to increase average monthly training time
  • Maintain a repertoire of no less than 3 CDC-approved training programs
  • Identify and pursue Training of Facilitators (TOF) and Training of Trainers (TOT) training opportunities to expand course repertoire
  • Co-train with other staff Trainers and/or consultants, as needed
  • Assist with the development of training curricula
  • Participate in advisory groups, focus groups, needs assessment activities, etc. as needed
  • Maintain accurate and current records of all training activities as outlined in Trainer’s protocols
  • Participate in all continuous quality improvement activities, including debriefing of every training event
  • Represent organization at professional meetings
  • Provide technical assistance as needed
  • Other duties as necessary/assigned


  • Minimum of a BA/BS in Public Health or related field, ideally a Masters in Public Health or related field
  • Credentialed trainer in at least 3-5 CDC-approved evidence-based interventions (EBIs) or public health strategies (PHS)
  • Excellent training skills with at least one-year experience in training HIV service providers
  • Experience working on HIV Prevention or STI Prevention (at least 1 year)
  • Experience working with HIV providers (CBOs, health care organizations and Health Departments); communities of color; and with communities disproportionately affected by HIV (i.e. African Americans, Latinx, Women of Color, Transgendered people, Youth from communities of color, Injecting Drug Users, Sex Workers)
  • Knowledge of:
    • National HIV/AIDS Strategy
    • CDC High Impact HIV Prevention Strategy
    • HHS "End of the HIV Epidemic: A Plan for America"
    • Adult Learning process
  • Excellent interpersonal, as well as oral & written communications skills
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of an interdisciplinary team
  • Flexibility of schedule and ability to travel frequently
  • Adaptability and flexibility in approach to training techniques
  • Professional presentation and presence
  • Excellent planning skills, extremely organized, and ability to multi-task


CAI has offices in NYC, Buffalo, Atlanta, Denver and Los Angeles.  This position could be based at any of these offices


CAI offers a competitive salary with excellent benefits and working conditions. Apply for this job.