State Training Agency (STA)


Public Health Resource Society has been playing the role of State Training Agency to roll out ASHA Modules 5, 6 and 7 to train ASHA trainers in 12 districts (Muzaffarpur, Darbhangra, Samastipur, Madhubani, Begusarai, Khagaria, Bhagalpur, Banka, Sheikpura, Sahasa, Purnia, Madhapura) in Bihar through a tripartite agreement with State Health Society, Bihar and National Health System Resource Network (NHSRC). It also supports the ASHA trainers and District Training Agency from allocated districts in developing a district specific training plan and a training calendar for ASHA in addition to support the District Training Agency to roll out ASHA training in the allotted districts.

The assignment was further extended for 9 districts in Bihar (Muzaffarpur, Darbhangra, Samastipur, Madhubani, Begusarai, Khagaria, Bhagalpur, Banka, Sheikpura) through a tripartite agreement with the State Health Society, Bihar and National Health System Resource Centre (NHSRC) for the year 2014-15.