SAKSHAM at a Glance
Total Medical Courses (NMCN)
Total Public Health Courses
Latest Course SAKSHAM
Empowering Healthcare Professionals: Saksham Courses Enhance capacity building of Public Health professionals and Medical Students.
Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research, Puducherry
- Dr. Dharmaraj W Tamgire
This is an initiative of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW), Government of India to onboard all health-related training programs for healthcare workforce in an integrated learning mode. SAKSHAM will serve as:
A common portal for quality driven,up-to-date, globally relevant courses in the health sector.
An enabler for case- based learning in the sector.
A central database of trained healthcare professionals of the country.
A central repository for training and teaching materials.
Objectives of SAKSHAM
Focused Learning for Health Workforce
Vision: To provide world class, readily accessible continued education for all healthcare professionals in the country without disrupting regular services. Mission: To provide standard training to the healthcare staff across the horizons of public and private care subsectors, covering professionals from primary care centers located in rural and remote areas all the way up to tertiary care and corporate hospitals in metropolitan cities.
Online and Personalized Training Program
The portal will host theme based customized courses developed in collaboration with global healthcare agencies like WHO, UNICEF, UNDP, and reputed national/international institutes, peer reviewed and approved by domain experts from the concerned departments, open for all healthcare workers in the country.
Integration with Training Management Information System (TMIS)
This portal will also integrate the robust training information system of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and preserve the on-site training data alongside the courses being consumed on the portal. This will enable single-window access to information on all health-related trainings happening in the country.
Frequently Asked Questions
How do I register?
To register for the portal, please follow these steps:
- Navigate to the registration page on the portal by clicking the “REGISTER” button
- Fill out the required registration form with your personal details.
- Follow any additional instructions provided on the registration page.
- Once completed, click on the Sign-Up button on the registration form.
- You will receive a confirmation email on your registered mail ID with further instructions on how to access your account.
How do I enroll in the course?
To enroll in the course, please follow these steps:
- Click on the "Enroll" button provided on the course page. This is a one-time activity.
- After enrolling, you will gain access to all the courses available on the platform.
- Medical students must enroll using their valid institute ID during the enrollment process.
- Ensure to upload your institute ID to complete the enrollment process.
- Once enrolled, you can access all the courses and begin your learning journey.
Can I learn at my own pace?
Yes, you have the flexibility to learn at your own pace with all our courses. There are no strict deadlines or schedules to adhere to. You can progress through the course materials at a speed that suits your individual learning style and availability. Take your time to thoroughly understand the content and revisit any sections as needed to ensure comprehension and mastery.
What are the requirements to take the courses or sign up with your website?
To sign up and take our courses, you only need access to the internet and a device such as a computer, tablet, or smartphone. Simply visit our website, complete the registration process by providing basic personal information, and you'll gain access to our platform. There are no specific educational or professional prerequisites to enroll in our courses for General Public – they are designed to be accessible to anyone interested in learning.
Some clinical courses require professional prerequisites and a background in medical education for enrollment. These courses are specifically designed to meet the needs of healthcare professionals and students seeking to advance their knowledge and skills in clinical practice.
How long does each course take?
The duration of each course varies depending on its content, complexity, and intended learning outcomes. Some courses may be completed in a matter of hours, while others may span several weeks . We offer a diverse range of courses to cater to different learning needs and schedules. Upon enrolling in a course, you will receive information about its estimated duration and any suggested study plans to help you manage your time effectively.
Who Should take an online Course?
Online courses are suitable for a wide range of individuals, including:
- Students seeking additional knowledge into their existing course curriculum education or explore new concepts in their subjects.
- Professionals looking to enhance their skills.
- Lifelong learners interested in personal development or pursuing hobbies.
- Individuals with busy schedules or limited access to traditional education options.
- Anyone with an internet connection and a desire to learn at their own pace, from anywhere in the world.
Regardless of your background or circumstances, online courses offer a flexible and accessible way to acquire knowledge and skills to meet your goals.
Can I take more than one course at a time?
Yes, you have the flexibility to enroll in multiple courses simultaneously. Our platform allows you to manage your learning journey efficiently by accessing and progressing through multiple courses at your own pace. However, we recommend considering your schedule and workload to ensure that you can dedicate sufficient time and attention to each course to maximize your learning outcomes. Additionally, be mindful of any course-specific requirements or deadlines to successfully complete each course within the specified timeframe.
How do I obtain the certification?
To obtain certification for completing a course, you must fulfill all the requirements set forth by the course provider. This typically involves completing all course modules, assignments, quizzes, and any other assessments with a passing grade. Once you have successfully met these requirements, you will be eligible to receive a certificate of completion or achievement. The certificate may be available for download directly from the course platform in your user dashboard. Please note that certification criteria may vary depending on the course and provider, so be sure to review the specific requirements for each course you enroll in.