Certificate course: Storage and Distribution of Public Health Products

Certificate course: Storage and Distribution of Public Health Products

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213650.00 NGN 194350.00 NGN

This course is from Empower School of Health, Switzerland.

Course duration: 2 months

Course fee: $500

Havron members: Discount of $50

Please note that the converted Naira equivalent fees are based on N386/USD plus bank charges. Exchange rates are subject to fluctuation.

Who is this course ideal for?

The course would be open to:
• Applicants currently engaged in public health related activities
• Applicants with graduate/post-graduate qualifications, and working within procurement and supply chain management, healthcare administration or pharmaceutical functions
• Candidates with relevant work experience in public health with governmental and/or health related organizations/ NGOs would be preferred


This Certificate programme imparts knowledge of WHO’s Good Storage and Distribution Practices, warehouses processes, transportation systems, and techniques on maintaining a cold chain. Focus will be on design of country distribution systems, effectiveness of the system, and level of responsiveness.
This practical and highly useful course includes topics such as Goals of Storage and Distribution, What the Distribution Cycle is constituted of. We simplify your understanding of how complex Distribution System Design is done, What Good Storage Practices are, How Resources and Cost Analysis is carried out, and how Improvements and Replacements are considered. To understand the factors and elements necessary for designing an effective distribution system, recognize different resources required for effective and efficient management of storage and distribution and highlighting the factors responsible for and the processes required to undertake improvement and replacement in a distribution system.

Course Contents:

• Introduction - Storage and Distribution
• Chapter 1 - Goals of Storage and Distribution
• Chapter 2 - Distribution Cycle
• Chapter 3 - Distribution System Design
• Chapter 4 - Good Storage Practices
• Chapter 5 - Resources and Cost Analysis
• Chapter 6 - Private Sector Options
• Chapter 7 - Considering Improvements and Replacements

Teaching modality:

• Course language - English
• The course is broken into 7 chapters and 1 final assessment to qualify for a Certificate
• Pre-recorded lectures (chapter wise), case studies, quizzes and self-learning materials
• e-mail tutorial support and group discussion through web based system

Evaluation and assessment:

Students will be evaluated throughout the tenure of course with multiple choice questions.

Product Code: HAV/02MPW
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