The Generic Training Package contains technical content about core PMTCT programme components and policies. The content reflects international guidelines and standards. Before it is used for country PMTCT training, this material must be adapted to reflect the national policies, protocols, and guidelines as well as the country-specific context and practice.
This page contains
of the adaptation process,
from countries that have adapted the Package, and
examples of adapted curricula
Overview of the Adaptation Process
Lessons Learned in Adapting and Harmonizing the WHO/HHS-CDC PMTCT Generic Training Package
François-Xavier Bagnoud Center, UMDNJ. June 2006.
Adapting the WHO/CDC Generic Training Package: The Kenyan Experience
Marsden Solomon, Robert Ayisi. Africa Regional Adaptation Workshop, Entebbe, Uganda, January 31- February 3, 2005 [PDF, 70K]
Adapting the WHO/CDC Global PMTCT Training Curriculum: Ethiopia's Experience
Dr. Afework Kassa, MOH; Dr. Mohammed Ali CDC; Dr. Chandrakant Ruparelia, JHPIEGO
Africa Regional Adaptation Workshop, Entebbe, Uganda, January 31 - February 3, 2005 [PDF, 89K]
Adapting the WHO/CDC Generic Training Package (GTP) for PMTCT: The Mozambican Experience
Dr. Atalia Macome, MOH; Dr. Renata Schumacher, CDC; Dr. Judite Langa, Columbia University
Africa Regional Adaptation Workshop, Entebbe, Uganda, January 31 - February 3, 2005 [PDF, 252K]