Mississippi State Department of Health

TB Surveillance and Testing Certification


Are you a health care professional? Do you need to be certified? The Mississippi State Department of Health offers tuberculosis continuing education in locations statewide.


Curriculum and Requirements

Course Completion

Criteria for successful completion include:

The Mississippi State Department of Health is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Mississippi Nurses Foundation, Inc., an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Preparatory Review

A review of the following Glossary and Mantoux chart is strongly recommended prior to attending class.

Scheduled TB Training

Pre-registration at least 14 days in advance is required to attend a session. Registration is complete on receipt of payment.

For questions about TB test certification training, please send e-mail to TB.Certification@msdh.ms.gov

Sessions are scheduled throughout the state from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. several times each month. Sign-in begins at 8:00 am and instruction begins promptly at 8:30 am. Late arrivals are not admitted after instruction begins.

Certificate Replacement

If you have earned a training certificate and need a duplicate or replacement copy of your certificate, you can request a replacement online, or by mail.


For more information about these or any other classes, please call the MSDH TB Line at 601-576-7700. For questions about TB test certification training, please send e-mail to TB.Certification@msdh.ms.gov

Links referenced on this page
Glossary    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/resources/7480.pdf
Mantoux Chart    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/resources/7479.pdf
View calendar of scheduled classes    https://msdh.ms.gov/calendars/tb.html not found (check this link)
Register and pay online    https://ms.gov/msdh/tb_certification
Register by mail    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/14,5119,125,pdf/TBTrainingRegistrationForm.pdf
Request a duplicate online    https://www.ms.gov/msdh/tb_certification_duplicate/
Request a duplicate by mail    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/14,5203,125,pdf/CertificateRequest.pdf
TB.Certification@msdh.ms.gov    mailto:TB.Certification@msdh.ms.gov

Resources referenced
Glossary    https://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/resources/7480.pdf ok
Mantoux Chart    https://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/resources/7479.pdf ok
Register by mail    https://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/14,5119,125,pdf/TBTrainingRegistrationForm.pdf ok
Request a duplicate by mail    https://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/14,5203,125,pdf/CertificateRequest.pdf ok

Find this page at https://msdh.ms.gov/page/14,0,125,603.html

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