Description of this module

Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Sexually Transmitted Diseases


Objectives - With this training, the attendee should be able to:

  • Know and identify the main existing STD’s;
  • Distinguish the symptoms of various STD’s;
  • Recognize the importance of the condom use as a preventive measure;
  • Give advice and demystify concepts about STD’s;
  • Know the existing treatments and preventive measures.


  • Settings
  • Types and Symptoms
  • Prevention
  • Diagnosis and treatment
  • Condom use
  • Blood, drugs and syringes
  • Myths and prejudices
  • Expositive methods (oral exposure of the contents);
  • Demonstrative methods (pictures and videos displayed);
  • Active methods (case studies discussion and constant interaction with participants to consolidate the learned ideas and contents).
  • Final evaluation of the knowledge acquired by the learner;
  • Evaluation of the trainer, the training session and the training provider.
  • This training aims to involve all health professionals: pharmacists, technicians and pharmacy assistants, nurses and assistants, managers and supervisors who exercise their activity in the field of the pharmacy.
  • This training includes material to support the learning and an attendance certificate.