Training tools and documents

ECDC provides tools for online training in disease prevention and control, such as the FEM wiki a set of core training materials and content for intervention epidemiologists, combined with the use of this platform as the virtual space for several communities of practice, where discussions happen and exchange of opinions and experience is promoted; ECDC Virtual Academy a learning management system to support on-line and blended learning activities. Please note that you need to register to be able to use the tools below.

1. EVA: ECDC training is accessible through the ECDC Virtual Academy as a regularly updated catalogue of training activities categorised in three areas:

  • Open: training activities open to any individual participant, mainly e-learning courses.
  • Restricted: training activities with a limited number of seats allocated following a selection procedure, run by ECDC in consultation with the National Focal Points for Training. These activities include short courses, summer school, seminars, simulation exercises, workshops and exchange of experts.
  • Fellowship: curricular modules for the participants of the Fellowship programme. Attendance is for the EPIET and EUPHEM fellows but the materials of the courses are available.

2. FEM Wiki: ECDC training materials in the field of epidemiological investigation are available on the FEM Wiki tool

3. Training Extranet: The access to the Training extranet is through nomination, by the National focal points for Training in the relevant country

Publication

Continuous professional development training activities - Course listings 2021

Corporate publication -

Peer-Reviewed Publication

The civil society monitoring of hepatitis C response related to the WHO 2030 elimination goals in 35 European countries

Nov 2020

Publication

ECDC capacity and training needs assessment 2018

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Continuous professional development training activities - Course listing 2020

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Peer-Reviewed Publication

Reorienting health systems to care for people with HIV beyond viral suppression

Dec 2019

Publication

Public health emergency preparedness: Core competencies for EU Member States

Technical report -

Publication

Vaccine-preventable diseases and immunisation: Core competencies

Technical report -

Publication

Core competencies for infection control and hospital hygiene professionals in the European Union

Technical guidance -

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Core competencies for EU public health epidemiologists in communicable disease surveillance and response

Technical guidance -

Publication

Core competencies for public health epidemiologists working in the area of communicable disease surveillance and response, in the European Union

Technical guidance -

The work of graduated fellows

May 2016

Event

Member States consultation with the National Focal Points for Public Health Training, 10–11 May 2016

10 May 2016 - 11 May 2016
Stockholm, Sweden

Data

Summer school evaluation 2014

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Summer school evaluation 2012

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