As part of our objectives to facilitate human capacity development, CHESIDS conducted a ten-day training on HIV counseling and testing for its staff and volunteers. The trainers were Mrs Anthonia Aina and Mr Asukwo Uwah, both certified and seasoned trainers. Some of the topics covered during the exercise included; Overview of HIV, Modes of transmission, counseling skills. It also involved various practical sessions and role plays on how to conduct counseling and testing. Participants were enlightened about the safety precautions to observe during HIV counseling and testing.