Interests: TB / Lay Counsellors
The World Health Organisation (WHO) declared TB a “GLOBAL EMERGENCY” in 1993 and stated that “TB humanity greatest killer” because TB like more adults each year than any other infectious disease, including malaria and all tropical diseases. A third of the world population are infected by Myco-bacterium tuberculoses bacilli, the infectious cause (germ) of tuberculosis. Approximately eight million new TB cause develop every year, three million people dying every year from TB Tuberculosis has been declared a priority health issue by the Minster of Health.
Lay-counsellors, community workers, home based caregivers and supporter.
Distance education through a comprehensive self-study guide developed by expects in the field supported by a 2-day interactive contact-session.
Participants are assessed on the self-study component of this short course through means of a multiple-choice questionnaire.
To qualify for the certificate of completion participants should attend the workshop and successfully complete the assessment process.
R 1 595.00 (Inclusive of all VAT and Taxes where applicable)
Dr. Margot Uys
Tel: 012 816 9000
Fax: 086 502 5688
Address: PO Box 75324, Lynnwood Ridge, 0040