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OpenWHO COVID-19 course catalogue
OpenWHO general course catalogue
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OpenWHO COVID-19 course catalogue

Please note: Additional languages can be accessed from the English course pages as they become available. Courses on all other topics are listed in OpenWHO’s general course catalogue.

Clinical Management channel

PIC Clinical management of patients with COVID-19: Investigations and care for mild, moderate and severe disease
PIC Clinical management of patients with COVID-19: Rehabilitation of patients with COVID-19
PIC Clinical management of patients with COVID-19: Initial approach to the acutely ill patient
PIC Clinical management of patients with COVID-19: General considerations
PIC WHO Clinical Care Severe Acute Respiratory Infection Training

COVID-19 channel

PIC SocialNet: Social and behavioural insights COVID-19 data collection tool for Africa
PIC SARS-CoV-2 antigen rapid diagnostic testing
PIC COVID-19 infodemic management: risk communication and community engagement challenges
PIC COVID-19 and work: Staying healthy and safe at work during the COVID-19 pandemic
PIC Management and Facilitation of a Country COVID-19 Intra-Action Review (IAR)
PIC Occupational health and safety for health workers in the context of COVID-19
PIC WHO COVID-19 Mass Gatherings Risk Assessment Training
PIC Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) Treatment Facility Design
PIC COVID-19: Operational Planning Guidelines and COVID-19 Partners Platform to support country preparedness and response
PIC Introduction to COVID-19: methods for detection, prevention, response and control
PIC ePROTECT Respiratory Infections

COVID-19 Vaccines channel

PIC Learning how to use the COVID-19 Vaccine Introduction and deployment Costing (CVIC) tool
PIC COVID-19 vaccine-specific resources
PIC Orientation to national deployment and vaccination planning for COVID-19 vaccines
PIC COVID-19 vaccination training for health workers

Go.Data channel

PIC Introduction to Go.Data – Field data collection, chains of transmission and contact follow-up

Infection Prevention and Control channel

PIC Prevention, identification and management of infections in health workers in the context of COVID-19
PIC Transmission-based Precautions
PIC Guidance on mask use in the context of COVID-19
PIC Long-term care facilities in the context of COVID-19
PIC Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) for COVID-19 Virus
PIC Standard precautions: Hand hygiene
PIC COVID-19: How to put on and remove personal protective equipment (PPE)
PIC Standard precautions: Environmental cleaning and disinfection
PIC Decontamination and sterilization of medical devices
PIC Standard precautions: Waste management
PIC Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) core components and multimodal strategies
PIC Standard precautions: Injection safety and needle-stick injury management
PIC Basic microbiology
PIC Leadership and programme management in Infection Prevention and Control (IPC)

Neglected Tropical Diseases channel

PIC Neglected tropical diseases in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic: impact and guidance

Ready for Response channel

PIC The Public Health Emergency Operations Centre (PHEOC)

Universal Health Coverage channel

PIC Health and peace: Concepts and tools for frontline workers – a course by WHO/EMRO

OpenWHO general course catalogue

Please note: All COVID-19 resources are listed separately in OpenWHO’s COVID-19 course catalogue.

Antimicrobial Resistance channel

PIC Reducing antimicrobial resistance of treatable sexually transmitted infections in antenatal care
PIC Drug-resistant tuberculosis: how to interpret rapid molecular test results
Also offered in the following language:
Russian
PIC Antimicrobial Stewardship: A competency-based approach
Also offered in the following languages:
French
Russian
Spanish
Italian

Clinical Management channel

PIC Recognizing and managing anaphylaxis
PIC Diphtheria: Clinical management of respiratory diphtheria
PIC Ebola: Clinical management of Ebola virus disease
Also offered in the following languages:
French
Swahili
PIC Seasonal influenza: Clinical management of seasonal influenza

Get Social channel

PIC Migration and Health: Enhancing Intercultural Competence and Diversity Sensitivity
PIC Risk communication for Zika virus disease
PIC Risk communication essentials
Also offered in the following languages:
Arabic
Chinese (Simplified)
French
Portuguese
PIC Communication Essentials for Member States

Go.Data channel

PIC Go.Data How-to tutorials
Also offered in the following languages:
Arabic
French
Spanish

Healthier Populations channel

PIC Tobacco product regulation: Building laboratory testing capacity
Also offered in the following language:
French
PIC Tobacco product regulation: Basic handbook
Also offered in the following language:
French

Infection Prevention and Control channel

PIC Introduction to Infection Prevention and Control (IPC)
PIC Standard precautions: The role of personal protective equipment (IPC)

Integrated Disease Surveillance and Response channel

PIC Introduction to AFRO Integrated Disease Surveillance and Response Technical Guidelines 3rd Edition
PIC AFRO IDSR Course 2: Identifying, recording, reporting and analysis of priority diseases, conditions and events
PIC AFRO IDSR Course 3: Investigating, preparing and responding to outbreaks and other public health events
PIC AFRO IDSR Course 4: Monitor, supervise, evaluate and use electronic tools in the implementation of the IDSR Strategy
PIC AFRO IDSR Course 5: Application of Integrated Disease Surveillance and Response (IDSR) strategy to Emergency or Fragile Health System contexts

Neglected Tropical Diseases channel

PIC Rabies & One Health: From basics to cross-sectoral action to stop human rabies deaths
PIC Mycetoma: Training of health workers at national and district levels on skin-NTDs
PIC Podoconiosis: Training of health workers at national and district levels on skin-NTDs
PIC Tungiasis – Sand Flea disease: Training of health workers at national and district levels on skin-NTDs
PIC Scabies: Training of health workers at national and district levels on skin-NTDs

One Health channel

PIC Strengthening collaboration between human and animal health sectors for improved health security
PIC Navigating the Tripartite Zoonoses Guide (TZG): A training for advocates and implementers
PIC The Joint Risk Assessment (JRA OT): A Training for Implementers

Outbreak channel

PIC Strengthen internal and external audits of measles rubella laboratory performance in the South-East Asia Region (SEAR) network
PIC Introduction to Poliomyelitis and the Global Polio Eradication Initiative
Also offered in the following language:
French
PIC Middle East Respiratory Syndrome: Introduction
PIC Zika: Introduction
PIC Plague: Introduction
PIC Plague: Knowledge resources for responders
Also offered in the following language:
French
Malagasy
PIC Leptospirosis: Introduction
Also offered in the following language:
French
PIC Ebola: Introduction
Also offered in the following languages:
French
Swahili
Lingala
PIC Ebola: Knowledge resources for responders
Also offered in the following language:
French
PIC Crimean-Congo Haemorrhagic Fever: Introduction
PIC Monkeypox: Introduction
Also offered in the following language:
French
PIC Cholera: Revised cholera kits and calculation tool
PIC Lassa fever: Introduction
Also offered in the following language:
French
PIC Yellow fever: Introduction
Also offered in the following language:
French
Kanuri
PIC Meningitis: Introduction
Also offered in the following language:
French
PIC Rift Valley fever: Introduction
Also offered in the following language:
French
PIC Cholera: Introduction
Also offered in the following languages:
Arabic
French
Portuguese
Hausa
PIC Public health interventions in pandemics and epidemics
Also offered in the following language:
French
PIC Pandemic and epidemic-prone diseases
Also offered in the following language:
French
PIC MERS: methods for detection, prevention, response and control
Also offered in the following languages:
Arabic
French

Preparing for Pandemics channel

PIC Influenza prevention and control
PIC Flutool Plus - using the WHO Seasonal Influenza Immunisation Costing Tool
PIC Pandemic Influenza Vaccines: National Deployment and Vaccination Plans
PIC Influenza sentinel surveillance training
PIC Avian and other zoonotic influenza: Introduction
Also offered in the following language:
French
PIC Seasonal influenza: Introduction
Also offered in the following language:
French
PIC Pandemic influenza: Introduction
Also offered in the following language:
French
PIC Pandemic Influenza Severity Assessment (PISA)
PIC Estimating the burden of seasonal influenza
PIC Risk communication for influenza events
Also offered in the following languages:
French
Spanish

Ready for Response channel

PIC Ready4Response Tier 1: Response context and principles
Also offered in the following languages:
Portuguese
PIC Ready4Response Tier 2: Systems, structures and skills
PIC Competency-Based Learning: Introduction
PIC Health Cluster Coordination
PIC Management and Facilitation of an After Action Review (AAR)
PIC Simulation Exercise Management: Introduction
Also offered in the following language:
French
PIC Introduction: Operational Readiness (Tier 1)
Also offered in the following language:
French
PIC Ebola: GO 2.0
Also offered in the following language:
French
PIC ePROTECT Ebola
Also offered in the following language:
French
PIC Incident Management System (Tier 1)
Also offered in the following languages:
Arabic
French
Russian
Spanish
Portuguese
PIC IMS Tier 2: Working in WHO’s Incident Management System
Also offered in the following languages:
Arabic
French
Russian
Spanish
Portuguese
PIC WHO Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for Emergencies
Also offered in the following language:
French

Universal Health Coverage channel

PIC Promoting oral health in primary health care settings
Also offered in the following languages:
Arabic
PIC Accelerating progress towards health and well-being: Sustainable Development Goal 3 (English not available)
Offered in the following languages:
Arabic
French
Spanish

Serving Countries channels

PIC Serving countries: Azerbaijan
PIC Serving countries: India
PIC Serving countries: Indonesia
PIC Serving countries: Kazahstan
PIC Serving countries: Somalia
PIC Serving countries: Sri Lanka
PIC Serving countries: Suriname
PIC Serving countries: Thailand
PIC Serving countries: Timor-Leste
PIC Serving countries: Ukraine
PIC Serving countries: Viet Nam

Further Information

Course catalogue download

You can download a PDF version of the course catalogues here:

Contact details

Contact outbreak.training@who.int with any inquiries.

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