VA NGO Network Health Education Initiative (HEI)
2011 Fall PedFACTS-Vietnam Training Course

Hue: Monday – Tuesday, November 7-8, 2011 – 8:00am-5:00pm
Center for Humanity Education Hue City, Nguyen Sinh Sac Street, Hue, Vietnam

Ha Noi: Wednesday – Thursday, November 9-10, 2011 – 8:00am-5:00pm – Ha Noi Training College, 67B Cua Bac Street, Ba Dinh District, Ha Noi

REGISTER NOW: http://bit.ly/nlr7dl Deadline: November 1, 2011
The VA NGO Network Health Education Initiative (HEI) PedFACTS-Vietnam is a collaboration between Project Vietnam Foundation, American Academy of Pediatrics and VANGO Network focusing to provide the Pediatric First Aid Training for caregivers and teachers based on PedFACTS for which the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has granted Vietnamese copyrights to Project Vietnam Foundation (PVNF). Over the next three (3) years, the goals of the Health Education Initiative (HEI) are to reach:

  • Over 200 PedFACTS-Vietnam instructors
  • Over 2,000 providers
  • At least 30,000 children towards a safer environment

HEI PedFACTS-Vietnam Training Course

  • PedFACTS-Vietnam Instructor Development Course is aiming to provide the necessary skills for instructors to teach pediatric first aid. (2 day)
  • PedFACTS-Vietnam Provider First Aid Training provides caregivers and teachers the basic first aid skills and confidence that they need to effectively care for children. (1 day)

Course Objectives

  • Improve knowledge of child care givers
  • Reduce injury and emergency events for children in the school/childcare setting
  • Introduce training on First aid for preschool/school teachers, for proposed adoption into national standards

Who should attend?

  • Pediatric doctors and nurses working for VANGO Network member organizations and local hospitals, schools and childcare centers
  • Kindergarten teachers and caregivers working for VANGO Network member organizations and local schools and childcare centers

Certification
Participants will receive the Instructor or Provider Certificate American Academy of Pediatrics AAP & the VA NGO Network provided they have successfully completed the course.


Performers

VA NGO Concert @ The Oasis

Jazz Fusion guitarist great, Nguyen Le (Django D’Or Award) and Emmy Awards Winner, Academy Award Nominee Contributor, Vietnam National Tranh zither champion Van Anh Vanessa Vo offer an evening of jazz inspired by Vietnamese folk music. Artists Aaron Germain, bass player and Jimi Nakagawa, Taiko drummer also collaborate to perform in this benefit concert for the Health Education  Initiative in Vietnam. Saturday Oct 15, 2011, 7pm-9pm, Oasis Center, 801 Narcissus Ave, Newport Beach, CA www.va-ngo.org. Tickets $35, $55, $75 or call 714 330 3589.

Learn More About The Performers

BUY TICKETS HERE!

Listen to the music HERE!

Hear the ad in Vietnamese(QuickTime mov file)

Map & Directions


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Xin giới thiệu một Biểu diễn duy nhất tại quận cam, Nhạc sĩ nổi tiếng quốc tế về Jazz Nguyễn Lễ (giải Django Vàng về guitar) và Vân Ánh Vanessa Võ, nhạc sĩ với giải thưởng đàn tranh toàn quốc và giải nhạc Emmy sẽ trình diển cho quy vị một buổi nhac hoà tấu Jazz hoà nhạc đông phương với dân ca VN. Nhạc sĩ Aaron Germain – đàn guitar bass và nghệ sĩ bậc thầy về trống Taiko Jumi Nakagawa sẽ phối hợp với 2 nhạc sĩ VN tài năng để đem lại nhạc truyền thống VN với nhịp đập mới–nhịp đập của thế kỉ 21 nhưng vẫn mang đậm màu sắc và hương vị của truyền thống văn hóa VN, với những dân ca Dân ca quan họ Bắc Ninh Ly Ngựa Ô, mùa thu Hà Nội cúc vàng, dân ca Huế Hò Hụi. Buổi hòa tấu này sẽ trợ giúp cho chương trình Giáo Dục Y tế tại VN. Một cơ hội duy nhất vào ngày thứ bảy, 15 tháng 10 từ 7-9 giờ tối tai Oasis center, 801 Narcissus Ave, Corona Del Mar, Newport Beach, CA. Giá vé: $35, $55,$75 co bán tại Lee Sandwich Mcfadden, Bolsa Tickets, Nhá hàng Viễn Đông hoặc mua trực tiếp trễn mạng  www.va-ngo.org.

Mọi chi tiết xin liên lạc cô Cathy Lâm tại 714 330 3589.

Music Preview – The Black Horse

Listen to the music HERE!

Listen to the Ad in Vietnamese

Watch her in concert

Sponsored by:

Butterfly Restaurant, Lee’s Sandwich on Beach, Tony & Mau Hop Lam, Tio Design, Vien Dong Restaurant, Bolsa Tickets, Advance Beauty, Pacific Links Foundation, AquaDesign, VAALA, Our1world, Project Vietnam Foundation, Friends of Hue Foundation, ICEVN, Kids Without Borders, CESR, VASF, COPI, The Compassion Flower.

 

 


Seeds of Change: In the Best Interest of the Children

Vinh Long: Monday-Tuesday, 28 February -1 March  2011 at Department of Training and Education of Vinh Long Province, No. 34, 3/2 Street, Vinh Long

Ha  Noi: Friday and Saturday, 4-5 March 2011, Ha  Noi Training College, 67B Cua Bac Street, Ba Dinh District, Ha  Noi

Hue: Wednesday and Thursday , 9-10 March 2011 at Center for Humanity Education Hue City, Nguyen Sinh Sac Street, South Vy Da Project Area, Hue City

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PedFACTS-Vietnam Instructor Development Course

  • Enroll your staff and volunteers to attend the PedFACTS-Vietnam Instructor Development Course; and/or
  • Enroll your caregivers and teachers to attend the PedFACTS-Vietnam First Aid Training.

PedFACTS-Vietnam Instructor Development Course is an adaptation to Vietnamese of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Pediatric First Aid for Caregivers and Teachers (PedFACTS) program, aiming to provide the necessary skills for instructors to teach pediatric first aid.
PedFACTS-Vietnam First Aid Training provides caregivers and teachers the education and confidence that they need to effectively care for children. The initial PedFACTS-Vietnam training team consists of medical professionals and childhood education specialists with experience in providing health and safety training courses in the US and other countries: Dr Susan Fuchs, pediatric emergency specialist from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), Anh Kim Tran of Pacific Links Foundation (PALS), and Dr Quynh Kieu of Project Vietnam Foundation (PVNF) all certified PedFACTS instructors.

Please click here for Vietnamese flyer on this training.

REGISTER

Enroll your staff and/or volunteers to attend the first PedFACTS-Vietnam Instructor DevelopmentCourse — a full 2-day training in November in Vietnam — and /or enroll caregivers and teachers to attendthe 1-day PedFACTS-Vietnam First Aid Training. Participants will receive the Instructor or Provider certificates once they have successfully completed the course.

Nov 4-5 in HCMC at Pediatric Hospital 2 (Bệnh Viện Nhi Đồng 2)

Nov 8-9 in Huế at VA NGO Resource Center, Khu Nam Vỹ Dạ Huế

Nov 10-11 at Bee Daycare, Hà Nội

 

 

Please register at http://bit.ly/cBJUpk

HEI Registration Members Non Members
Instructor Training $200 $300
Caregivers/Providers $50 $80

Registration costs covered course supplies, training materials, book and certification from AAP & the VA NGO Network.

Training to Instructors is offered to persons who must meet the following criteria:

  • Healthcare personnel or Individual with certification in CPR
  • Be willing to teach and participate in 4 Provider 1-day course annually (the Instructor certificate is good for 2 years, and evidence of teaching activities is required)

Training to Provider is offered to all caregivers including teachers, social workers, volunteers working directly with children, orphanage caregivers, etc.