We've collated online resources for education in outbreaks so you can find appropriate course and materials to support you in your work.
Disease Outbreaks in Low and Middle Income Countries | UK-PHRST and The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine have developed a free Massive Open Online Course. It supports learning on what we know about COVID-19 and how the world is responding to it. For further information, visit Disease Outbreaks in Low and Middle Income Countries.
COVID-19: Tackling the Novel Coronavirus | What is COVID-19 and how might the outbreak affect you? Find out more about coronavirus and explore its worldwide implications by visiting COVID-19: Tackling the Novel Coronavirus.
COVID-19 Critical Care: Understanding and Application | Learn the principles and practice of critical care to treat and care for critically ill patients during the COVID-19 pandemic by visiting COVID-19 Critical Care: Understanding and Application.
Managing COVID-19 in General Practice | Get practical advice and support around how to respond to the novel coronavirus pandemic as a front-line healthcare professional. Find out more by visiting Managing COVID-19 in General Practice.
How to ensure everyone can continue learning amid the coronavirus situation | Connected education: resources, considerations & guidance. With more than 1.5 billion children and youth impacted by COVID-19 related school closures, there has been a push to explore online and digital resources to promote continuity via virtual learning. UNHCR has contributed to these efforts by identifying resources that can support virtual learning. How to ensure everyone can continue learning amid the coronavirus situation
COVID-19: Psychological First Aid
Psychological First Aid (PFA) is the globally recommended training for supporting people during emergencies and offers guidance on delivering psychosocial care in the immediate aftermath of the emergency event. On this course, you’ll explore the psychological impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and what you can do to help people cope. The course will teach you the key principles of giving psychological first aid in emergencies.produced by Public Health England and is based on international guidance from the World Health Organisation, United Nations and partners. You can access the training by visiting COVID-19: Psychological First Aid.