WHO’s Family Planning Guidance Documents and Job Aids

This module is designed to be used by clinical trainers and pre-service educators with a thorough understanding of adult learning principles and the ability to provide clinical training on FP topics in pre-service or in-service settings.

Designed to actively involve the trainees in the learning process, sessions include:

  • a session plan,
  • PowerPoint presentations, and
  • accompanying activities and resources.

Learning Objectives

By the end of the training, trainees should be able to:

Explain the purpose and intended use of WHO’s guidelines and job aids:

  • Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Use (MEC) including job aids
  • Selected Practice Recommendations for Contraceptive Use (SPR)
  • Family Planning: A Global Handbook for Providers
Read the Quick Start guide below, if you haven't already--and then explore the tabs at right to walk through the Facilitator's Guide, illustrative examples, presentation slides, handouts, and more--all of which you are free to adapt for your training participants' needs.