CHAPS introduced a 7-day HTS training course, in alignment with the WHO’s 95-95-95 principles, to promote linkages and referrals for HIV management.

The course outline is as follows:

Days 1-3: HTS theory, which covers all aspects of HIV-related counselling and testing.

Days 4-7: HCT practical sessions with finger pricks.

Training Programme

Week 1
  • Day 1 Overview of HIV/AIDS disease process
  • Overview of counselling process and effective communication skills
  • Day 2 Legal and ethical issues including testing in children
  • Day 3 Gender mainstreaming and sex and sexuality related to HIV
  • Day 4  Pre-test counselling and the testing process
  • Post-test counselling HIV+ results and post-test counselling HIV- results
  • Day 5 Finger pricks
  • Record keeping and reporting
Week 2

Workplace practical assessment

Senior trainers

  • Lerato Molobetsi
  • Grace Nhlapho

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