a) TB training of specialists is coordinated at the national level by the training department of the state institution “Ukrainian Centre for Socially Dangerous Diseases Control of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine”.
Moreover, under the project launched by the Charity Foundation for Development of Ukraine, a training centre for fighting TB epidemics was established in Donetsk in 2010.
b) Training curricula are revised on an annual basis with a possibility of amendments to the information (15% per year) in accordance with the amendments to the regulations. Revised and updated modules are taught within the framework of advanced courses for phthisiatricians.
c) Specialists of the national and regional levels carry out on-the-job training during their respective monitoring visits.
4. The capacity for human resources development under the NTP should be enhanced by:
a) establishing a training resource centre;
b) revising existing training curricula;
c) moving from ad hoc to institutionalized in-service training courses according to standardized and accredited curricula.