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Health Education and Promotion Course


The third sustainable development goal aims at ensuring healthy lives and promoting wellbeing for all at all ages. To attain this goal, health communication is paramount and should be considered as a key priority by every health educator. With the growing demand for communicating health messages and information in organization, institutions and communities in the public, private and non-governmental sectors there is need to well equip health educators with skills, knowledge and competency that will not only help them design Information, Education and Communication (IEC) materials but implement health education programs that target people of different age groups.

The training at Indepth Research Services, is specifically designed to give an in-depth understanding of health education and promotion. The training combines both theoretical and practical elements that helps you understand the principles of communicating health messages and ensure that every person at all age gets the relevant health information at the required time.

Who should attend?

Health educators/health promoters, public health officers, teachers, social workers, mentors, community health workers and anyone else who is interested in carrying out health education programs.


5 days


By the end of the training participants shall:

  • Understand the definition of health according to WHO
  • Conduct need assessment in order to develop a suitable health education program
  • Be able to discern credible resources for health information
  • Plan, develop, implement and evaluate health promotion and education program
  • Manage health campaigns such as healthy lifestyle campaigns, commemoration of special health days/events and specific health programmes.
  • Produce IEC materials and distribute the same to the relevant groups
  • Manage health education programs through mass media


This training can also be customized for your institution upon request to a minimum of4participants. You can have it delivered in ourIRES Training Centreor at a convenient location.

For further inquiries, please contact us on 

Tel:+254 (020) 211 3814.

Mob:+254 715 077 817, +254 731 240 802, +254 735 331 020.

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Participants should be reasonably proficient in English. Applicants must live up to Indepth Research Services (IRES) admission criteria.


The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprises of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields.

All facilitation and course materials will be offered in English. The participants should be reasonably proficient in English.


Upon successful completion of this training, participants will be issued with an Indepth Research Services (IRES) certificate.


The training is residential and will be held at IRES Training Centre. The course fee covers the course tuition, training materials, two break refreshments, lunch, and study visits.

All participants will additionally cater for their, travel expenses, visa application, insurance, and other personal expenses.


Accommodation is arranged upon request. For reservations contact the Training Officer.

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Mob: +254 715 077 817

Tel: 020 211 3814


Payment should be transferred to IRES account through bank on or before C.O.B 17th June 2019.

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Payment for the all courses includes a registration fee, which is non-refundable, and equals15%of the total sum of the course fee.

  1. Participants may cancel attendance14days or more prior to the training commencement date.
  2. No refunds will be made14days or less to the training commencement date. However, participants who are unable to attend may opt to attend a similar training at a later date, or send a substitute participant provided the participation criteria have been met

Please Note: The program content shown here is for guidance purposes only. Our continuous course improvement process may lead to changes in topics and course structure.

Event Properties

Event Duration 5 Days
Event Date 24-06-2019
Event End Date 28-06-2019
Cut off date 17-06-2019
Individual Price(Kenyan) KES 75,000
Individual Price (International) EUR 1,012
Individual Price(International in Dollars) USD 1,100
Location Nairobi, Kenya
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