Training upholds all that we do

Viyan Organization helps those hit by disaster recover from adversity and strengthen their response capacity through training. This training prepares them to be their own best First Responders.

Impact through Training

Training has always been a central pillar of our mission. Preparation and knowledge promote confidence and independence. We train thousands of people each year from local communities, national, regional and local governments and non-government groups, including health professionals, to prepare for emergencies as they make the journey from relief to self-reliance.

Training Services

One of the key priorities for the recovery and resilience of affected countries is to modernize technical assistance to the whole community including health workers to improve and enhance their skills.

Our training package include:

1. Basic Life Support (BLS): a level of medical care which is used for victims of life-threatening illnesses or injuries until they can be given full medical care at a hospital.

2. Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS): a set of clinical algorithms for the urgent treatment of cardiac arrest, stroke, myocardial infarction, and other life-threatening cardiovascular emergencies.

3. Infection and Prevention Control (IPC): a scientific approach and practical solution designed to prevent harm caused by infection to patients and health workers. It is grounded in infectious diseases, epidemiology, social science and health system strengthening. The key technical areas of work for the 2015-2017 period are:

– Hand hygiene
– Prevention of surgical site infections
– IPC to combat antimicrobial resistance, Injection safety
– Prevention of sepsis and catheter-associated bloodstream infections
– Prevention of catheter-associated urinary tract infections.

4. Psychological First Aid (PFA): is an evidence-informed modular approach for assisting people in the immediate aftermath of disaster and terrorism to reduce initial distress and to foster short and long-term adaptive functioning.

5. Problem Management Plus (PM+): a scalable psychological intervention for adults impaired by distress in communities who are exposed to adversity, which help people with depression, anxiety and stress