PPGMR offers Tennessee HIV Prevention Counseling and Testing Certification Training
Planned Parenthood Greater Memphis Region employs three health educators certified by the Tennessee Department of Health as Master Trainers of the I Know HIV Prevention Counseling and Testing Program. PPGMR offers I Know training several times year. The training certifies the participant in the following skills:
Testing with the OraSure and OraQuick device
Pre/Post test counseling
Providing positive, negative, and invalid test results
2015 “I KNOW”- Tennessee HIV Prevention Counseling & Testing Certification Training
- April 22 & 23
- May 27 & 28
- June 24 & 25
- August 5 & 6
- September 23 & 24
- October 28 & 29
These dates are all on Wednesdays and Thursdays and the training time will be from 9:00a-5:00p.
For all training dates, participants must be present from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on both days to receive certification. No exceptions are made to this rule.
To register for this class, you must be:
- A staff member at an HIV service organization
- A staff member at a TN Department of Health or Shelby Co Ryan White organization whose job duties include testing
- A trusted volunteer with sponsorship from an HIV service organization, TN Department of Health, or Shelby Co Ryan White
If you want to attend this training, but do not fall into any of these categories, you can sign up under “waitlisted” status. If you have questions about this training, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (901) 725-3014.
To register, please print and complete the registration form and return it via fax or email to:
Planned Parenthood Greater Memphis Region,
Attn: Jennifer Warren
Office: (901) 725-3014
Fax: (901) 274-1660