TB Awareness and Administration of BCG Vaccine to Children



To ensure nursing staff gain knowledge and develop skills to enable them to deliver the TB Vaccination Programme.

Learning Outcomes

After the workshop the participants will have:

  • an understanding of epidemiology of TB
  • an awareness of incidence of TB
  • knowledge of current TB vaccination programme
  • considered TB risk management
  • described and demonstrated the intradermal injection technique used for Mantoux testing discussed preparation for and practiced administration of the BCG Vaccine
  • discussed BCG Vaccine PGD.


Nursing staff administering BCG Vaccine to children


Lecture and Workshop



Please note you will be informed in advance if there is a direct cost to you or your organisation for your attendance at this programme.

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