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HIV/TB Training | 4 Hours

ARF | GH | STRTP | RCFE


Description

This course was developed to provide the most current information regarding HIV/AIDS and Tuberculosis to
administrators and direct care staff in residential facilities. This course will review the HIV/AIDS epidemic, modes of transfer, signs and symptoms, prevention methods, risk factors and treatment. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standards will be reviewed. This course meets recertification requirements for ARF, GH, STRTP and RCFE. This course also meets the ARF administrator(s) requirement of 4 hours needed every two years for HIV | TB training.

Content
  • Section 1
  • So Cal Training Team Introduction
  • Course Objectives
  • Where did HIV come from?
  • HIV Basics
  • Basic Statistics
  • The HIV Life Cycle
  • The Stages of HIV Infection
  • Check your knowledge #1
  • What is a Latent HIV Reservoir?
  • HIV Testing
  • Is there a cure for HIV?
  • FDA - Approved HIV Medicines
  • What is an Investigational HIV Drug
  • What is a Therapeutic HIV Vaccine
  • HIV | AIDS 101 | Video
  • Check your knowledge #2
  • Section 2
  • The Basics of HIV Prevention
  • Can You Get HIV from Casual Contact?
  • Preventing Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV
  • Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP)
  • Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP)
  • PrEP - An HIV Prevention Option | Video
  • How HIV Spreads
  • 4 Prevention Steps We Can Take
  • Direct Care Staff Risk
  • Myths about HIV & AIDS
  • Check your knowledge #3
  • Section 3
  • HIV Treatment as Prevention
  • HIV Treatment: The Basics
  • HIV: Fight Back with HIV Treatment | Video
  • Just Diagnosed: Next Steps AfterTesting Positive for HIV
  • HIV and Children and Adolescents
  • HIV and Women
  • HIV and Gay and Bisexual Men
  • HIV and Older Adults
  • HIV Prevention Stategies
  • Today's HIV Treatment Challenges | Video
  • Check your knowledge #4
  • Section 4
  • History of Tuberculosis (TB)
  • Basic TB Facts
  • How TB Spreads
  • Drug Resistent TB
  • CDC Tuberculosis (TB) Transmission and Pathogenesis Video
  • Latent TB Infection and TB Disease
  • Signs & Symptoms
  • TB Risk Factors
  • Exposure to TB
  • TB Prevention
  • Vaccines
  • TB and HIV Coinfection
  • CDC 5 Things to Know About TB Video
  • Treatment for TB Disease
  • HIV / TB Co-Infection | Video
  • TB Terms
  • Check your knowledge #5
  • Section 5
  • Course Evaluation
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: 2 years