HIV: ending new transmissions in Ireland

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Next Date: Tuesday 15th October 2019

Fully booked. Click on Book Now to add your name to the Waiting List.

Time: 9:30am to 1:00pm

Venue: HIV Ireland, 70 Eccles Street, Dublin 7

Cost: Free of Charge.

Registration is essential as places are limited.

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This education and training aims to provide participants with basic up-to-date and relevant information on HIV including trends in HIV diagnoses, HIV transmission, prevention, testing and treatment.

Who is the training for?

This education and training will be beneficial to people working across a range of services including Sexual Health Workers, Health Advisers, Drug Service Providers, LGBT Services, Mental Health Practitioners, Housing/Homeless Services, Migrant Services, GPs, Counsellors, Social Workers, Nurses, and other professionals who may work with people living with, or at risk of, HIV.

Training Programme Content:

We now have the tools to end new HIV transmissions in Ireland (and globally), and this education and training aims to increase participants’ knowledge and awareness of this, including:

  • HIV in Ireland and current trends in HIV diagnoses.
  • HIV transmission.
  • Prevention and ending transmissions.
  • Testing and Treatment.
  • Treatment as Prevention.
  • PEP and PrEP.
  • Viral Loads and U=U.
  • Fast Track Cities.
  • Services, Support and Resources.

Length of Training:

This is a half-day training programme, approx. 3½ hours in duration.

Words used to describe this training by previous participants:

Inspiring; Affirming; Empowering; Informative; Educational; Excellent.

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CPD Credits: A certificate of attendance detailing the number of hours education and training completed is provided to each participant.  You can apply to your own accrediting associations and organisations for CPD credits, if applicable.

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Request this training:

  • Organisation Bookings: Organisations can request this training when there is a number of staff to be trained.  A maximum of 15 participants applies.  Contact us for further details and (possible) costs – email susan.donlon@hivireland.ie.
  • Calendar of Training:  This training programme is included in our annual calendar of training to cater for individual bookings. Check our Calendar of Training for scheduled dates.

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