Blood Borne Viruses Training Course

, Start Time: 13:30, End Time: 16:30

Hepatitis Scotland is providing Blood Borne Virus Training. The training raises awareness and understanding of issues relating to blood borne viruses (BBVs). Its main focus is on Hepatitis C but it will also explore issues relating to Hepatitis B and HIV.

The aim is to enable workers to engage more confidently with service users and other professionals on a range of issues related to viral hepatitis with particular emphasis on risks associated with drug use. Key areas covered include BBV prevention testing, treatment, and support.

It should appeal to staff and managers working with drug users or people at high risk of BBVs, drug workers, housing / homelessness staff, criminal justice, social work, mental health, services working with vulnerable young people.

The course is free but places are limited so booking is essential. To reserve your place click on the following link: https://goo.gl/sDrFT4

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