Contains the basic six modules

The purpose of this module is to empower CHVs with basic knowledge, skills and competencies to enable them function effectively as agents of health service delivery through Kenya Essential Package for health at tier one.

The purpose of this course is to ensure you are able to describe basic characteristics, roles and importance of a good community leader and how to apply this knowledge in your work as a CHV


PURPOSE

The purpose of this module is to equip the CHVs with communication, counseling, mobilization and advocacy skills as well as enhancing community dialogue techniques.

OBJECTIVE

 To build basic capacity of the CHVs on the following competencies 

 To facilitate effective implementation of community health services

CHV COMPETENCIES

 Able to understand the communication process 

 Ability to demonstrate how to use basic counselling skills 

 Understand advocacy principles 

 Ability to demonstrate how to carry out social mobilization 

 Ability to facilitate community dialogue.

NUMBER OF FOCUS AREAS

i) Communication 

ii) Basic Counseling Skills 

iii) Social Mobilization& Advocacy 

iv) Community Dialogue

The purpose of this module is to enable participants acquire knowledge and skills for the promotion of health and prevent diseases at individual, household and community levels.

The Purpose of this module is to equip CHVs with knowledge and skills to offer basic health care and simple life-saving skills at community level. 

The purpose of this module is to equip CHVs with knowledge and skills in managing and using community health information as well as conducting community disease surveillance.