Hygiene Promotion Training using PHAST, CLTS and CHAST


Hygiene Promotion Training using PHAST, CLTS and CHAST
Hygiene Promotion Training of Trainers using PHAST,
About the Course
Course Objectives
Hygiene promotion plays a key role in changing
collective and individual behaviours together with
fostering ownership and sustainable use of water and
sanitation facilities. It is upon this premise that IDEAL
Public Health and Development Consultancy (IPHDC)
has planned to conduct a PHAST, CLTS and CHAST
training of trainers. This training is intended to help
sector practitioners to accelerate their progress towards
achieving their overall and specific project objectives,
national targets and contribute towards the realization
of global targets such as MDG 7 target 7C (Halve by
2015 the proportion of people without sustainable
access to safe drinking water and basic sanitation).
 To build the capacity of trainees to impart knowledge to
their community on prevention of diarrhoeal diseases
and other water and hygiene related diseases.
 To equip trainees with practical facilitation skills of
PHAST, CHAST and CLTS approaches.
 To enable trainees formulate appropriate health
promotion messages using the BCC strategy.
 To provide the trainees with the monitoring and
evaluation formats for the three hygiene promotion
By the end of the training, trainees will be able to
understand which approach may be most appropriate
for their unique contexts.
Target Audience
Programme staff of humanitarian and development
agencies including project managers, officers, assistants,
health workers, hygiene promoters, public health
officers and facilitators.
Course Content
 Concepts of community participation, ownership and
 Concepts of hygiene and sanitation in relation to health.
 The process of hygiene and sanitation behaviour change
and the key factors that influence it.
 Practical facilitation skills of PHAST, CHAST and
CLTS methodologies through in house simulation
activities and field activities.
Language of Instruction
Giving excellent services to our clients
Hygiene Promotion Training of Trainers using PHAST,
Training Methodology
The training will use exploratory learning, small group
discussions, plenary brainstorming, facilitator’s input, case
studies and video documentaries.
Accommodation will be arranged upon request. However,
the charges will be borne by the individual participant.
Application process
Training Cost
The training cost is US$ 800 and it covers the tuition fees,
learning materials, meals and refreshments at the training
venue. Further information will be provided upon inquiry.
Applicants should complete our online application form
and submit it for their admission to be processed.
Our previous trainee
Norwegian Church Aid (NCA), Somalia Program
Training Dates
We have planned to conduct this training course four times
this year in Nairobi, Kenya. The effective dates are as
5th to 16th January 2015
7th to 17th April 2015
1st to 11th September 2015
2nd to 13th November 2015
Tailor-made training option
We can provide your organization a tailor-made training
with similar content but addressing your specific needs. In
case you want to explore this option, you can contact us to
share with you a proposal for that training.
Contact Information
P.O. Box 102907 00101-Nairobi
Tel: +254 (20) 2345572
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.idealphdc.org
“The training has been very informative and interactive. I
have understood the application of PHAST, CLTS and
CHAST approaches. I will promote the use of CLTS in
our program area to end the recurrent cases of Acute
Watery Diarrhoea (AWD) outbreaks. I recommend other
people to attend this training in future if their aim is to end
hygiene and sanitation problems in their areas of
IPHDC is a training and development consultancy firm that seeks to
empower development actors to deliver desired results in their work.
We are committed to the empowerment of individuals and
organizations through the provision of highly professional consultancy
services together with standard and tailor-made trainings.
Our services are provided by a team of experienced professionals
including researchers, development experts, management and
institutional development experts and a core group of IPHDC staff
who provide technical and administrative support. The consultants
have a wealth of experience in their respective areas of work and have
obtained their education from internationally reputed institutions.