A new national infection prevention and control program funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) features free training courses for health care professionals. The States Targeting Reduction in Infections via Engagement (STRIVE) curriculum will include over 40 individual training modules grouped into 11 courses that focus on foundational and targeted infection prevention strategies. Three courses are currently available: Competency-Based Training, Audits, and Feedback Hand Hygiene Strategies for Preventing Health-Acquired Infections (HAIs) Additional courses will be launched throughout the year. Courses can be taken in any order, and all courses offer free continuing education. Go to CDC / STRIVE Infection Training Courses About STRIVE The States Targeting Reduction in Infections via Engagement (STRIVE) is a national infection prevention and control program, funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and administered by the Health Research & Educational Trust (HRET) of the American Hospital Association. The STRIVE curriculum is intended for the infection prevention team, hospital leaders, clinical educators, nurse and physician managers, environmental services managers, all patient care staff, and patient/family advisors.