COVID-19 FrontlinersMedia Release

Dream Team, PH private sector launch ICT courses for COVID-19 response

The Data Resilience for Ease Access and Management (DREAM) Team, in partnership with New Zealand Aid and the Philippine Disaster Resilience Foundation’s (PDRF) Project K3, launched information and communications technology (ICT) training courses on PDRF’s e-learning platform, iADAPT.

The program aims to provide frontliners with ICT knowledge and skills that will improve their services in managing the pandemic.

Courses include COVID-19 Documents Repository System Training (CDRS), Vaccination Information Management System (VIMS), COVIDKaya Information System LGU Training, Feasibility Analysis of Syndromic Surveillance Using Spatio-Temporal Epidemiological Modeler for Early Detection of Diseases (FASSSTER), Tanod Kontra COVID (TKC), and StaySafe.
Enrolled users will be issued a certificate upon completion of the course which can be used to request Continuing Professional Development (CPD) units from the DOH Academy E-Learning. CPD units are required for the renewal of the Professional Identification Card of registered and licensed professionals.

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“Learning modules on the use of each of these systems were developed and will be uploaded to the iADAPT platform for all target users’ easy access, asynchronous, and self-paced learning,” said Engr. Amelia Dean, team member at Dream National Governance, representing DICT.

“The COVID-19 pandemic has sped up the digital transformation in the Philippines and has made us realize its value to our everyday lives, from online shopping to learning new skills,” said Rene “Butch” Meily, president, PDRF. “Through this partnership, we will be delivering essential information to our health workers that will help them better understand these technological solutions to combat the pandemic.”

To access the courses and learn more about Project K3, visit the iADAPT website.