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TB Notes 2, 2004


Developing and Presenting TB Control Training Courses Toolbox

The Francis J. Curry National Tuberculosis Center (CNTC) has just released a new training product. This TB training and education toolbox CD (WPT-06D) provides users with tools and step-by-step implementation guides to develop and implement TB trainings for clinicians and other health workers. Users will learn how to

  • Develop specific timelines for trainings
  • Conduct needs assessments to determine training needs
  • Create agendas, syllabi, slides and other course materials
  • Handle training logistics and faculty recruitment
  • Issue CE or CME units to course participants

The materials included with the toolbox consist of sample correspondence, agendas and timelines; slide templates, and course outlines. These materials are provided on a CD or can be downloaded via the CNTC website. Visit to order this product.

—Submitted by David Berger
Francis J. Curry National TB Center


Released October 2008
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