Learning Outcomes

When you have studied this session, you should be able to:

  • Define and use correctly all of the key words printed in bold.
  • Explain the benefits and barriers of HIV testing.
  • Explain the different modes of HIV counselling and testing.
  • Describe how to recommend HIV testing, and give pre-test counselling, including maintaining confidentiality and obtaining informed consent.
  • Describe how to perform rapid HIV testing using three different test kits, and read and interpret the test results.
  • Explain how to deliver HIV test results and post-test counselling.
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