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Improving the Quality of Cancer Screening


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For cancer screening programme managers, clinicians, nurses and midwives, and social and community workers

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3 online learning modules

Of about 1.5 to 2 hours each

Case studies and quizzes

In each module, to consolidate new knowledge

Pre-course test and final test

To measure your progress


Quick links to references and resources

This online learning programme was developed by the IARC Screening Group in the framework of the IARC project Cancer Screening in Five Continents (CanScreen5). 

It consists of 4 e-learning packages (modules) that may be completed autonomously.

At the end of the programme, you will be able to propose measures to improve the quality of cancer screening in your country, to maximize its benefits and minimize its potential harms.

To access the modules, please:

  1. Register/login to the platform.
  2. Click on the “Enrol” button. The page will refresh and you will be able to click on the learning sequences below. 

=> Complete only one module, or the whole programme, at your own pace. 

=> Complete the pre-course test to access the programme. 

Once you have successfully completed the 3 modules, the final test will become accessible. You need to complete this final test with a score of at least 70% to receive a certificate.  


Module 1 : Principles of Cancer Screening

Module 2: Planning and Implementing a Cancer Screening Programme

Module 3: Quality of Cancer Screening Programmes

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