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Table 2 Capacity development trainings received by health care workers on COVID-19 and its quality (N = 811)

From: Capacity development and safety measures for health care workers exposed to COVID-19 in Bangladesh

Training/quality indicators n Percent
Which of the following basic training did you attend? a
 Hand hygiene 358 44.1
 Respiratory hygiene and cough etiquette 284 35.0
 Use of PPE 458 56.5
 Decontaminate PPE/equipment/work surface/table/room, etc. 260 32.1
 Safe handling of samples, cases and waste 109 13.4
 Environmental decontamination and waste management 104 12.8
 None of the above 113 13.9
Were these trainings useful?
 Very useful 493 60.8
 Fairly useful 156 19.2
 Not useful 13 1.6
 Nothing new 36 4.4
 Not applicable 113 13.9
Are you still receiving trainings?
 Yes 161 20.0
 No 650 80.0
Have you read following COVID-19 related documents?a
 National Preparedness and Response Plan for COVID-19, Bangladesh 125 15.4
 National Guideline for Health Care Providers on Infection Prevention and Control of COVID-19 pandemic in Health Care Settings 254 31.3
 National Guidelines on the Clinical Management of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (Covid-19) 346 42.7
 All of these documents 147 18.1
 None of the above 263 32.4
  1. Note: a multiple responses were allowed