Applying Adult Learning Best Practices to Design Immunization Training for Health Care Workers in Ghana

Global Health: Science and Practice (GHSP)
Vol. 9, No. 3 September 30, 2021
http://www.ghspjournal.org/content/current

 

ORIGINAL ARTICLES
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Applying Adult Learning Best Practices to Design Immunization Training for Health Care Workers in Ghana
Denise Traicoff, Dieula Delissaint Tchoualeu, Joseph Opare, Melissa Wardle, Pamela Quaye, Hardeep S. Sandhu and George Bonsu
Global Health: Science and Practice September 2021, 9(3):487-497; https://doi.org/10.9745/GHSP-D-21-00090
Best practices of adult learning were used to develop a training of trainers program for the Ghana Health Service immunization workforce. The program supported translating learning to behavior change, used class time for practice-teaching and action plan development, linked formal instruction with specific activities, and offered follow-up mentorship.