Water supply and sanitation in emergencies

Training
from University of Copenhagen
Registration deadline: 01 Feb 2020 Training date: 02 Mar 2020 to 14 Apr 2020 More Information

Credit 5 ECTS (European credits) at Master’s level

Participants
Professional postgraduates holding a Bachelor degree, at least two years of work experience and
English proficiency

COURSE CONTENT
This course will provide you with state-of- the-art theoretical and practical knowledge of water and sanitation issues in emergencies, enabling you to work in the WASH sector. It will focus on fundamental information needed about the disaster, combining this with latest disease transmission knowledge, enabling you to identify socio-cultural, geographical and technical appropriate sustainable solutions for water and sanitation interventions. All theory is combined with practical exercises to get you familiar with field equipment, such as chemical water quality analysis, water tank construction, water pumping, different water treatments and latrine
construction.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

After completing this course, you will be able to approach and prioritise water supply and sanitation in emergencies with foresight, and make appropriate decisions to prevent disease outbreak. Check the full set of intended learning outcomes online.

TIME AND PLACE
The course consists of 4 weeks of online learning followed by 9 consecutive days of full-time, face-to-face studies at University of Copenhagen, Denmark

INFORMATION AND REGISTRATION
Read about exact course dates, deadlines and the application procedure on the course website:
mdma.ku.dk/wash

Contact: mdma@sund.ku.dk

Fee information:
Course fee DKK 12,500 for EU/EEA students and DKK 18,000 for non-EU/EEA students. The fees cover course registration, course materials, examination and completion certificate. The fees do not include accommodation, living expenses and transportation costs in Copenhagen.
How to register:

INFORMATION AND REGISTRATION
Read about exact course dates, deadlines and the application procedure on the course website:
mdma.ku.dk/wash

Contact: mdma@sund.ku.dk