The Testing and Linkage to Care curriculum is composed of a self-paced elearning course and 4 self-paced webinars on HIV testing topics. Learners must complete the self-paced course and all four self-paced webinars to complete the curriculum and enroll in the HIV Testing Skills Assessment. Successful completion of the curriculum and the skills assessment is required to receive an HIV Tester Number in the state of Maryland.
This course is only available for learners/testers who are based in Maryland. If you believe you should be able to access the course and cannot please email eLearning@healthhiv.org.
In order to complete the TLC course requirements, learners must demonstrate HIV rapid test skills competency. Each learner is required to set up a time to complete a simulated assessment with a trained facilitator. After successful completion, the learner will receive a certificate of completion they can send to Maryland Department of Health to receive their HIV Tester Number.