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CPD/CME Package in International Public Health

32 Clinical Points Only R 855.00 (incl VAT)


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Introduction

Universal health care (National Health Insurance) is key to supporting sustainable development. The International public health series of short courses are designed to develop the key competencies of professionals, policy makers and managers across all industries supporting improvement of health outcomes.


Who Should Enrol

  • Public health practitioners
  • Professionals considering pursuing a career in public health
  • Medical professionals preparing for the NHI
  • Policy makers
  • Managers (public, private and NGO sectors)
  • Public health consultants
  • Researchers
  • Health and wellness promoters
  • Health promoters
  • Educators
  • Climate change specialists
  • Public health engineers
  • Public health lawyers
  • Environmental health practitioners and environmentalists
  • Behavioural scientists
  • Journalists and medical writers

Course Design

This is an on-line CPD/CME package and materials are presented in the form of video tuition and reading materials. Participants have access to all available courses for a 12-month period from the date of enrolment for the package.


Course Content

The FPD CPD/CME online education package consists of 4 short courses which include:

Public Health: provides basic introduction to key aspects of the discipline of public health.

Prevention: provides basic introduction to key aspects of the prevention of ill health.

Climate Change and Public Health: provides the Public Health aspects of climate change and its impact on populations.

Global Health Informatics: provides a framework and some resources to help those in low resource settings meet their knowledge needs.


Course Highlights

Designed to give students a rapid overview of the discipline of public health and three key focus areas in public health practice namely prevention, climate change and global health informatics.

  • Available online 24 hours a day / 7 days a week via PCs, tablets and smart phone
  • Automated integration with the MPC CPD Manager so that CPD records are ready for submission to the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA)

Assessment

Participants are assessed on the self-study component of each course through means of a multiple-choice questionnaire.


Accreditation

Each separate course within the CPD/CME package is accredited according to the HPCSA Medical and Dental Board Guidelines for Healthcare Professionals for 8 Clinical CEU’s on Level 2. Providing a total of 32 clinical CEU’s for completing the whole package.


Certification

To qualify for a CPD certificate of completion for each course, participants should successfully complete the online assessment process and work through all resources and videos provided.


Subscription Terms

Valid for a 12-month period from the date of enrolment.


Course Fee

R 855.00 (Inclusive of all VAT and taxes where applicable)


Contact

For more information, contact:

Stacey Smallberger

Tel: +27 (0) 87 821 1109
Email: publichealth@foundation.co.za
Address: 173 Mary Road, The Willows, FPD Knowledge Park, Pretoria, 0184
Website: www.foundation.co.za


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