The aim of the program is to provide information relating to the current status, issues surrounding HIV / AIDs in the country and the region, as well as the impact of co-existing diseases, such as TB on the workplace.
The program is not accredited as it is not unit standard based, but provides essential understanding of the following aspects:
What is the impact of HIV / AIDS & TB in the country, region and workplace.
Understanding HIV / AIDS and TB – myths, legends & reality: the disease, spread, treatment options
Legislation and ethics – employability, testing, confidentiality
Setting up systems for HIV & AIDS testing and counselling
Performing HIV testing and counselling
Understanding the Management of HIV medications