Architectural and Engineering Approaches to Infection Control
Presented by the Graduate School of Technology Management, University of Pretoria
Pretoria: 16–20 July 2018

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Respond early for a chance to be considered for one of 40 free places on the course.


Did you know that buildings can be designed, engineered and managed to reduce the risk of transmission of diseases such as Tuberculosis?

This five day short course provides excellent insight into epidemiological concerns and risk factors, mechanisms of transmission relevant to the built environment, methods of avoidance and mitigation, as well as much practical information on best practice approaches.

Who should enrol?

This course is indispensable to architects, engineers and healthcare professionals who are actively involved in the planning, design, construction, management and operation of healthcare facilities, correctional facilities, dormitories or hostels particularly in high-burden TB and resource-constrained settings.

Course fees

R11 500 per delegate (VAT incl.)

Course fees include:

  • Course material
  • Lectures by renowned experts
  • Site visits and laboratory sessions
  • Midday refreshments
  • Attendance certificate

Discounts can be negotiated for groups of greater than five.

Course fees must be paid in full 14 days prior to course start dates.

Proof of payment can be submitted to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Admission requirements

Interested applicants are requested to submit:

  • A full CV
  • Letter of motivation
  • Letter of support from employer (optional, but recommended)

Closing dates for applications: 30 June 2018

Enterprises University of Pretoria (Pty) Ltd 

Enterprises University of Pretoria (Pty) Ltd is wholly owned by the University of Pretoria. As a public higher education institution, the University of Pretoria functions in accordance to the Higher Education Act 101 of 1997. Enterprises University of Pretoria offers short courses on behalf of the University and these short courses are not credit-bearing, and do not lead to formal qualifications on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) – unless stated otherwise.

Delegates who successfully complete a short course and comply with the related assessment criteria (where applicable) are awarded certificates of successful completion and/or attendance by the University of Pretoria.

Registration and enquiries

  • Course coordinator: Mpolokeng Rammutloa
  • Tel: +27 (0)12 434 2607
  • Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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