What is the Thogomelo SP - Psychosocial Support Course?

The Thogomelo Psychosocial Support for Community Caregivers Course addresses the ongoing psychological and social problems of HIV infected individuals, their partners, families and caregivers.

It is South Africa’s first accredited training course in psychosocial support and child protection for community caregivers.

It aims to improve the quality of care and protection of children who have been made vulnerable by HIV, poverty, abuse, neglect and exploitation.
‘Thogomelo' is a Tshivenda word meaning 'to care for'.

DURATION

Dependent on group

CERTIFICATE VALIDITY

N/A

Thogomelo SP - Psychosocial Support (THOGO1) at the Emcare Training Academy
Thogomelo SP - Psychosocial Support Course
COURSE CONTENT

  • US14659 Demonstrate an understanding of factors that contribute towards healthy living
  • US119565 Assist with Palliative Care
  • US120308 Apply knowledge of self in order to make a personal decision
  • US244564 Identify causes of stress in own life and indicate techniques to manage it
  • US117883 Demonstrate an understanding of violence and victimisation affecting children and youth
  • US244584 Investigate ways of contributing towards community development
  • Additional information
Training

PRE-REQUISITES

  • English proficiency.
  • Grade 10.
  • Local language instructors are available on request for groups of 10+.
  • Unscheduled course, we require a minimum of 10 learners.
Training

VENUE LOCATIONS

  • Available at Polokwane branch only.
  • Available at your premises for groups of 10+.
Training

QUALITY ALIGNMENT

  • US14659
  • US119565
  • US120308
  • US244564
  • US117883
  • US244584

Certifications Available

  • HWSETA

Included in Course

  • A4 certificates.
  • Learner manuals.
  • Training equipment.
  • Presentation equipment.
  • For training at your premises travel/accomodation charges may apply.

Accreditation & Affiliates

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