Training Material



Training materials are available to download for programme managers, drug distributors and those involved with disability prevention. It also includes a link to a Fundraising and Advocacy toolkit developed to aid in local fundraising efforts.

Materials for Programme Managers
Materials for Drug Distributors
Community Home-Based Prevention

Preparing and implementing a national plan to eliminate lymphatic filarias in countries where onchocerciasis is co-endemic
Available in English

Preparing and implementing a national plan to eliminate lymphatic filariasis in countries where onchocerciasis is not co-endemic
Available in English

DEC-fortified salt for the elimination of lymphatic filariasis: a manual for project managers
Available in English

The Elimination of Lymphatic Filariasis: An interactive guide for programme managers
This CD-ROM aims to develop the skills and knowledge of those peoiple involved in running a lymphatic filariasis elimination programme through the use of interactive training materials. The CD contains four interactive tutorials: 1. preparing and implementing a national plan to eliminate lymphatic filariasis; 2. essential programme elements for medical persons; 3. Lymphatic filariasis for drug distributors and Social mobilization.

If you would like to receive a copy of the CD they are available in English and French from the Secretariat.


Learner's guide provides instruction on drug distribution issues in areas where onchocerciasis in co-endemic.

The tutor's guide is designed primarily to help those responsible for training health personnel in areas where onchocerciasis is co-endemic.

The learner's guide provides instruction on drug distribution issues where onchocerciasis is not co-endemic.

The tutor's guide is designed primarily to help those responsible for training health personnel in areas where onchocerciasis is not co-endemic.



Training package on community home-based prevention of disability due to LF
A four part training package on community home-based prevention of disability due to LF. It consists of a learner's guide, a tutor's guide, a flipchart and a poster. The purpose of this training package is to generate a training cascade at the district level consisting of training of trainers workshop, training of informal carers, and at-home education of LF sufferers, their family, friends and neighbours.

Learner's guide

English

French

Tutor's guide

English

French

Flipchart

English

French

Poster

English

French