What is PrEP?
Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) refers to the use of anti-retroviral medication by people at risk of acquiring HIV, and is highly effective to protect against HIV infection.
What is this course?
The PrEP for HIV Training Course is a free, online training program developed by Program ACCELERATE in partnership with The Fenway Institute. The training course offers learning about the latest evidence on PrEP, how to assess patients for PrEP eligibility, how to prescribe and monitor PrEP, and how to offer supportive, welcoming care for patients at higher risk of HIV.
The estimated total time to complete the course is between 2-2.5 hours. If you exit before completing a module, your progress will be saved.
Who is this course for?
Anyone is welcome to complete the training course. The course was designed for healthcare providers in India who will be prescribing PrEP in both public and private settings. Providers in India who complete the PrEP for HIV Training Course will have the option to be listed on ACCELERATE’s PrEP website.