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Table 2 Summary of 867 course participants receiving survey questionnaires for 75 ACILT’s courses (2008–2014)

From: Leveraging gains from African Center for Integrated Laboratory Training to combat HIV epidemic in sub-Saharan Africa

Course Category Course name Number of times course offered Number of countries* Number of people trained % of Trainees responding to the questionnaires
Laboratory Diagnostics HIV Viral Load Testing and Early Infant Diagnosis 35 26 184 15.2%
HIV Drug Resistance 6 17 53 24.5%
HIV Incidence Assay 1 11 30 43.3%
  Sub Total 42   267  
Laboratory Systems Strengthening Biosafety and Biosecurity 20 32 402 25.8%
National Laboratory Strategic Planning 6 27 79 26.6%
Supply Chain Management Systems 5 17 92 28.2%
Laboratory Information Systems 2 11 27 48.1%
  Sub Total 33   600  
  Total 75 867  
  1. *Note: Countries sent participants to multiple courses