Training materials from Children's Vaccine Program at PATH
Immunizing children against Haemophilus influenzae type B (Hib) pdf, 375kb The purpose of this training module is to educate vaccinators about Haemophilus influenzae type B (Hib) disease, to train vaccinators in safe and proper Hib vaccination, to decrease drop-out rates and increase coverage by improving vaccinators’ ability to
communicate with parents, other caretakers, and local leaders about Hib vaccination and
immunization in general.
Health workers who give childhood vaccinations, and their supervisors, will benefit from this training.
Immunizing children against hepatitis B (2002) pdf, 271kb Part of CVP's new "Training Resource Series", this unusual training module was specially designed to be easy to adapt for specific national programs. In addition to key technical content--including sections on using monovalent, quadrivalent, or pentavalent hepatitis B vaccine formulations--it features quizzes, role plays and creative ideas for trainers. One of the appendices is a handout for parents. The guide is also available in French and Russian.
Giving safe injections (2001) pdf, 1.91Mb This excellent, 112 page manual is a training curriculum for health care workers who provide injections. It includes information on the health impact of unsafe injections, selecting safe and effective vaccines, reconstituting vaccines safely, reading Vaccine Vial Monitors (VVMs), preventing needlestick injuries, and using a variety of auto-disable syringes.