HIV and AIDS: Cause (HIVAC)
||Duration: 0.6 hours (the average time to complete the training program, including final assessments).
Credits Hours: 1
Self-paced Training: 24/7 access to course.
Enrollment Period: 3 months.
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Training Program: HIV and AIDS: Cause
Training Provided By: BioPharma Institute
Availability: Immediately available upon ordering.
Description: Online training with immediate access upon enrollment. The human immunodeficiency virus, or HIV, is the virus that causes Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS). HIV is a retrovirus, and is composed of a central core made of proteins and RNA, surrounded by an ‘envelope’ or membrane made of other proteins and fatty acids. This course presents basic scientific and medical background information about HIV infection, including pathophysiology and epidemiology.
Certification Requirements: Students must view the entire program and successfully pass an online, multiple-choice final assessment with >80% passing grade within a 90 day period of time (180 days for Professional Certification Programs). Certificate is accessible in PDF format immediately after satisfying requirements.
Online Training Programs Include:
- Immediate access to training: Instructions, user name, password and receipt of payment emailed instantly upon online enrollment
- Optimized for learning: Courses include voice-overs, easy navigation, progress checks, and high-quality animations to increase retention of subject matter
- Self-paced training: 24/7 access to individual courses for 90 days; and 180 days for professional certification programs
- Flexible final assessments: Tests include multiple-choice questions and can be taken repeatedly until a passing score is achieved
- Direct access to certificates: Documentation instantly available once course requirements have been fulfilled
- Corporate reimbursements: Employers may pay for or reimburse employees for training. Purchase orders (POs) for both individual and group training are accepted
- Corporate LMS solutions: All courses are SCORM compliant and can be delivered from most corporate Learning Management Systems
- Career advancement: Professional certifications may be helpful for those seeking new careers or transitioning to different positions within their organization
The HIV and AIDS: Cause course is found in the following professional certification program(s):
1. Course Information
2. Interface Tour
3. Course Overview
5. Structure of HIV
6. HIV Polymorphism
7. Polymorphic Strain Classification
8. Transmission and Infection
9. Cellular Consequences
10. HIV Target Cells
11. T Cells, B Cells, and APCs
12. Immune Activation
13. HIV Evasion of the Immune Response
14. Progress Check
16. Incidence and Prevalence
17. Gender and Prevalence
18. Developing Countries: West Africa
19. Eastern and Sub-Saharan Africa
20. South-East Asia
21. High-Income Countries
22. Progress Check
Describe the structure of HIV.
Discuss how HIV polymorphism makes the virus a difficult target for vaccines or traditional medicines.
Explain the process by which an HIV infects a human cell.
Describe the effects of HIV on the human immune system.
List the incidence and prevalence rate of HIV in various countries worldwide.
Explain why the age and gender status of new HIV cases is causing an increase in the rate of childhood HIV infection.
Describe the economic and social issues that affect HIV/AIDS treatment in the developing world.
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