YWAM UofN Kona

Our Current School

School Topics

During the three month lecture phase you will have experienced teachers giving you essential info and practical experience in the following topics:

  • God’s heart for the poor and needy and holistic health
  • Fearfully and wonderfully made – The human body: Anatomy and Physiology
  • Nutrition and its impact on community health, malnutrition, nutritional rehabilitation
  • Maternal & Child Health, pre- and postnatal care
  • IMCI (Integrated management of Childhood Illnesses)
  • Water and Sanitation
  • Patient assessment and basic curative care (learn how to diagnose and treat common diseases)
  • Tropical Medicine & International Health topics, Immunization
  • Simple Health Education (how to effectively teach health care messages)
  • Essential Drugs (handling and dispensing of pharmaceutical supplies)
  • How to work with communities (Worldview, and Community resources)
  • First Aid, emergency and disaster response

Dates

Lecture: Sep 28th – Dec 21st 2017

Outreach: Dec 25th – Mar 17th 2017

Costs

Lecture phase: USD $4,800

Languages

English

Prerequisites

Completion of a DTS and outreach. Previous healthcare experience or training is not required