So You Think You Want to be an Aid Worker? (Online course)

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Discover the key components, principles and realities of humanitarianism. You will also have the opportunity to consider your personal motivations for entering the sector and analyze whether this is a suitable field for you. This six-hour online interactive workshop is an essential introduction for anyone interested in a career in the humanitarian sector.
You will learn about the nature of humanitarianism, its history and the standards and principles that guide work in the sector. You will hear first- hand experiences from individuals who have been involved in humanitarianism to understand the benefits and challenges of this type of work.
You will learn about recruitment trends in the humanitarian sector, learning about where to apply, and what kind of skills are in demand. We will share top tips to help you enhance your CV and effectively present your existing skills and knowledge for the humanitarian sector.

What does the course cover?

• The disaster cycle

• Codes and standards in humanitarianism

• Humanitarianism in practice

• The humanitarian sector

• CV-writing for the humanitarian sector

• Employment, volunteering, internship, and training resources and opportunities

• Personal stories and experience.

Click here for the full course agenda .

Fee information

Fees: • Standard Individual - £70 (for those funding themselves)

• Standard Organisation - £150 (for those being funded by an organisation)

The training fees cover, resource materials, and certificate

How to register

Please kindly register [here](https://www.redr.org.uk/Training-Learning/Events/2021/September/So-You-Think-You-Want-to-be-an-Aid-Worker-(Online).