Welcome to the UNICEF Cholera Toolkit course. This online course provides one place where you can find access to resources and tools ready to use for preventing, preparing for and responding to cholera outbreaks.

This short tutorial includes various examples and activities. You will observe how the toolkit provides the guidance and tools you need for real life situations, and how it presents an integrated approach to help with cholera related issues.

Through an example, you will observe how the toolkit provides guidance and tools needed for real life situations, and how it presents and integrated approach to help with cholera related issues. You will first understand how the tools and resources are organized and presented in the toolkit, so you’ll know what’s there when you need to prevent, prepare for, and respond to cholera. Furthermore, you will explore how the toolkit supplies you with guidance and tools to establish a comprehensive plan.

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Is this course for me?
The primary target audience for the toolkit is UNICEF staff at all levels and across all divisions and sections in the UNICEF Country, Regional, and HQ Offices.   

This tutorial will be useful for those outside UNICEF to understand best practice in cholera management, and in creating user-friendly toolkits


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How will I benefit from this course?
On completion of this course you will:
  • Describe the structure and features of the toolkit
  • Recognise the important aspects of the toolkit that make it user friendly
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How long will it take?
 It should take you about 20-30 minutes to complete. 

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How much does it cost?
 This course is free.

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Will I get a certificate at the end?
 Yes! You will be able to download a certificate after you have completed all the modules and the feedback form.

The word START and a question mark in a circleHow do I start?
 Click on       Join        button on this page. This will take you through to the course modules. Don't worry, if you stop a module halfway through, you can always continue later from where you left off.