HEI PedFACTS Training – Vietnam – Spring 2011

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

HCM City: Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, 2-4 March 2011 at District 4, HCM City

Ha Noi: Friday and Saturday, 4-5 March 2011, Ha Noi Training College, No. 67B, Cua Bac Street, Ba Dinh District, Ha Noi

Hue: Thursday and Friday, 10-11 March 2011 at Center for Humanity Education Hue City, Nguyen Sinh Sac Street, South Vy Da Project, Hue City

The VA NGO Network Health Education Initiative (HEI) PedFACTS-Vietnam is 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 Courses

  • PedFACTS-Vietnam Instructor Development Course is aiming to provide the necessary skills for instructors to teach pediatric first aid. (2 days)
  • 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)

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.


Register at http://bit.ly/hJ3pIz  Deadline: Feb 20, 2011

HEI Registration Time Members Non Members
Instructor Development Course 2 days $200 $350
Provider Course 1 day $50 $90

Registration costs covered course supplies, training materials, book and certification from American Academy of Pediatrics & the VA NGO Network. Pre-Registration is required. Space is limited on a first-come, first serve basis.

For detailed info, sponsorship and volunteer opportunities, please contact  Cathy Ha Lam: 714-330-3589 (USA) * 091-680-2212 (Viet Nam), or info@va-ngo.orgwww.va-ngo.org