Core Humanitarian Certification

The Core Humanitarian Certification is designed for aid workers anywhere in the world, at all levels, to demonstrate they have the competencies needed to perform humanitarian work safely and effectively. DisasterReady’s partnership with Humanitarian U gives you one location to prepare for certification, take the certification tests, and maintain certified status through continuing professional development — all at no cost.

​Based on the Core Humanitarian Competency Framework and designed by experts in the sector, earners of this certification have demonstrated that they understand the fundamental aspects of humanitarian work.

​To earn the certification, you must achieve a passing score of 75% on four (4) online tests in the following areas:

  • Humanitarian Context, Systems, and Standards
  • Building Blocks for Humanitarian Practice
  • Cross-Cutting Themes and Future Directions
  • Disaster Response Simulation

How to register

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