Basic IPC/WASH for Young Professionals


An introductory course specifically designed to provide basic skills and tools to empower African health professionals in their IPC-WASH improvement efforts. This course is developed around skills and tools to support activities towards Sustainable Millennium Goals:

  • Understand microbes and transmission within the built environment
  • Evaluate the WASH provisions and develop an action plan
  • To improve the build environment with minimum resources & education
  • Continue improvement through basic IPC surveillance and WASH Fit Audit

What is the content/structure of this course:

This is a 5-day course structured to provide face to face didactic lectures in the morning and clinical visits, group work and discussions in the afternoon. Each morning, there will be a quick revision of the previous day’s work. On the last day, there will be a formal test

Course Cost

R$250 / R3,400.00/Per student (50% of fee payable prior to commencement, 50% on completion of course)
  • To apply to participate on this course please complete the application below.
  • Applicant must be a practicing healthcare worker in an African country

Basic IPC/WASH for Young Professionals

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