Progestin-Only Injectable Contraception (Injectables)

This module was developed for use in training physicians, nurses, and midwives and other health care providers allowed to provide Progestin-Only Injectable Contraception ("injectables").

Learning Objectives

At the end of this module, the trainee will be able to:
  • Describe injectables as an effective FP method,
  • Counsel and screen clients seeking injectables,
  • Respond to rumors and misconceptions about injectables,
  • Provide services for injectable clients,
  • Recognize and manage common side effects and complications, and
  • Provide follow up care for injectable acceptors.   

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.