HIV Awareness Training
One person every day is diagnosed with HIV in Scotland. This all-day introduction will help you learn how to prevent HIV transmissions, support people living with or at risk to HIV, and increase your confidence in speaking to others about the issues surrounding the virus such as treatment, stigma and discrimination.
Specifically, this course will help you to learn about:
- How HIV is transmitted.
- What can be done to prevent transmission.
- HIV prevalence in Scotland, the UK and internationally.
- Stigma, discrimination and myths about HIV.
- The latest development in HIV treatment and management.
Who for the course is for
This course is designed for anyone new to learning about HIV but also provides up-to-date information for those seeking a refresher. It is applicable to people already working in the sector, as well as anyone who wants to understand more about the issues. This course may be particularly pertinent for people working with at-risk or vulnerable populations.
This course is CPD certified. Participants will recieve a certificate of attendance upon completion. Light refreshments will be available, however lunch is not provided.
Prices for the workshops are as follows (all prices include VAT):
Standard price: £72
Students and people in receipt of means-tested benefits: £30
The price for this one-day course is £72 per person; £60 for registered charity workers and £30 for students and people in receipt of means tested benefits.
If you have booked through Eventbrite, then you should apply on-line for a refund. The amount of refund you get will depend on the amount of notice you give. Our terms and conditions are;
- More than 10 working days before the course - Full refund
- Less than 10 working days before the course - 50% of the fee refunded
- On the day of the course - No refund
If you have booked in any other way, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Upcoming dates for this course : 17 Feb / 17 March / 20 April
With any questions, please contact email@example.com