Community Development, Health Education and Public Health

We believe that through knowledge, members of our community can come together to take a collective action against poor health management, thereby causing a reduction in mortality rate in these regions on Nigeria.

We seeks to empower individuals and groups of people with the skills they need to effect change within their communities through information and training, which includes:

INFECTIOUS DISEASES, PREVENTION AND CURE

SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES AND HIV

BLOODBORNE PATHOGENS

GENERAL HEALTH KNOWLEDGE

 

INFECTIOUS DISEASES, PREVENTION AND CURE

Infectious disease may be an unavoidable fact of life, but there are many strategies available to help us protect ourselves from infection and to treat a disease once it has developed.

Some are simple steps that individuals can take; others are national or global methods of detection, prevention, and treatment. All are critical to keeping communities, nations, and global populations healthy and secure.

Course contains the following:

  • Avoiding bug borne pathogens
  • Injection safety
  • Environmental Cleaning
  • Global health
  • Good hygienic conditions
  • Public awareness of infectious diseases
  • Diagnosis of infectious diseases

And lots more…

Available in online

Duration: 5 Hours

Cost: 10,000NGN

 

SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES AND HIV

Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are infections that are passed from one person to another through sexual contact. The causes of STDs are bacteria, parasites, yeast, and viruses. There are more than 20 types of STDs, including

  • Chlamydia
  • Genital herpes
  • Gonorrhea
  • HIV/AIDS
  • HPV
  • Syphilis
  • Trichomoniasis

Most STDs affect both men and women, but in many cases the health problems they cause can be more severe for women

This course also covers:

  • Signs and Symptoms
  • Treatment
  • Risk Factors
  • How to get tested
  • Follow up on infected persons

And lots more.

Available in online

Duration: 5 Hours

Cost: 10,000NGN

DESCRIPTION

This course is designed for those who are at risk for on the job exposure to blood and other bodily fluids in the workplace. The course teaches staff how bloodborne pathogens are spread, how to avoid exposure and what to do if exposed to infectious material. This course is one of the requirements of the OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Standard. After taking this course, students should talk with their employer about their workplace’s specific policies and procedures. Those who complete the training receive a Bloodborne Pathogens Training certification valid for one year.

Who is the target audience?
  • Healthcare Professionals
  • Medical Students
  • Nursing and Allied Health Care Students
  • Emergency Responders
  • Food Handlers
  • Child care Providers
  • Anyone who wants to be prepared to save a life
  • Anyone in a work environment that might come into contact with blood
  • Public safety workers
  • Laundry and housekeeping workers.

Course Objectives:

The purpose of this course is to provide participants with the basic ability to recognize the hazards associated with occupational exposure to blood and body fluids; be familiar with the steps to prevent exposure to bloodborne pathogens; and to know the steps that should be taken following exposure to blood and body fluids.

The course is presented in 4 modules:

1. Introduction to Bloodborne Pathogens
2. Bloodborne Pathogen Regulations
3. Workplace Programs and Personal Protection
4. Bloodborne Pathogen Exposure Follow-up

Evaluation Process:

At the end of the training, there is a test. Participants must successfully complete the test before they are awarded a certificate of Participation.

Available in online

Duration: 5 Hours

Cost: 10,000NGN

 

GENERAL HEALTH KNOWLEDGE

This course is designed to provide an overview of what is Public Health and some of its main components, it comprises of basic body system functions, general Anatomy and Physiology and insightful knowledge on how to stay healthy and inprove the environment.

Available in online

Duration: 5 Hours

Cost: 10,000NGN