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25 Sep 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 07 May 2018 Training date: 21 May 2018 to 25 May 2018 Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs, Fordham University

Course Description:

Humanitarian aid professionals are confronted with ethical questions in every area of their work. This course explores these ethical questions, examines alternative ethical grounds for action, and provides humanitarian professionals with a framework for evaluating practical ethical issues that arise, especially through current and past case studies.

This course is required for the IDMHA module of the MIHA.

25 Sep 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 01 May 2018 Training date: 14 May 2018 to 18 May 2018 Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs, Fordham University

Course Description:

The ability to handle external relations successfully has a growing impact, particularly at higher levels of management, on the ability of organizations to deliver humanitarian assistance. Students are given the knowledge and skills to respond to the various external relationships that enable humanitarian agencies to operate successfully in a competitive and often hostile environment. Through case studies, the course teaches techniques for dealing with politically motivated and highly stressed interlocutors.

25 Sep 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 23 Apr 2018 Training date: 07 May 2018 to 11 May 2018 Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs, Fordham University

Course Description:

Despite humanitarian agencies' not-for-profit status, they must be managed and administered on sound business principles. Students learn the managerial methods and skills required to become senior managers and directors of humanitarian organizations. Within these roles, such individuals need to work with and manage skilled specialists in various fields.

This course is required for the IDMHA module of the MIHA.

25 Sep 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 09 Apr 2018 Training date: 23 Apr 2018 to 27 Apr 2018 Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs, Fordham University

The humanitarian aid community must cooperate with the national authorities to build or rehabilitate the basic infrastructure needed for access, shelter and the provision of life-sustaining services. This work often has to be carried out on an emergency basis in far from ideal circumstances. This course offers advanced knowledge of the technical requirements for the infrastructure needed in humanitarian emergencies. Students are exposed to vital managerial decisions they must consider as they supervise teams of technical experts.

25 Sep 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 02 Mar 2018 Training date: 16 Apr 2018 to 20 Apr 2018 Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs, Fordham University

Logistics is one of the most critical components of successful humanitarian assistance. Delivering the right assistance to the right beneficiaries at the right time requires both skills and an understanding of the supply chain. Logisticians must continually add to their knowledge and learn the latest best practices in the field. This course explains logistics, explores the ways that logistics can affect humanitarian support, and gives students an opportunity to analyze case studies and develop methods for improving delivery of support.

25 Sep 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 26 Mar 2018 Training date: 09 Apr 2018 to 13 Apr 2018 Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs, Fordham University

Course Description:

25 Sep 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 05 Mar 2018 Training date: 19 Mar 2018 to 23 Mar 2018 Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs, Fordham University

The theory and practice of humanitarianism continuously evolves in response to changes in the international political and economic environment and ongoing evaluation of humanitarian efforts. This course explores humanitarian affairs throughout the past century as a base for evaluating recent developments that will play a vital role in shaping humanitarian action in the future. High-level representatives from the political, international, military, religious, medical, legal and academic sectors contribute to lectures and discussions.

25 Sep 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 26 Feb 2018 Training date: 12 Mar 2018 to 16 Mar 2018 Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs, Fordham University

Although disasters cannot be completely avoided, they can be foreseen and planned for. Appropriate measures can be taken to reduce the risk of potential disasters and to minimize their impact with well-prepared responses when disasters do occur. Case study work introduces students to past disasters and crises. In addition to analyzing past mistakes, students are given a clear understanding of disaster management and risk reduction strategies.

18 Sep 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 16 Nov 2017 Training date: 25 Nov 2017 Aid Works

"A perfect introduction for anyone interested in aid work and a brilliant stepping stone into the sector"

Course: Careers in Aid

Organisation: Aid Works (www.aidworks.org.uk)

Date: 25th November 2017

Location: Central Sheffield Location

11 Sep 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 14 Nov 2017 Training date: 05 Dec 2017 to 07 Dec 2017 International NGO Training and Research Centre

Building on INTRAC’s extensive experience in both monitoring and evaluating (M&E) and in advocacy, this course will support practitioners with how to ensure M&E is integrated into both planning advocacy initiatives and feeding into organisational learning and accountability. The course will focus on a variety of practical ways to meet the challenges of advocacy M&E. The course content draws on real-life case studies from our work in supporting organizations to develop advocacy strategies and from carrying out evaluations of advocacy initiatives.

06 Sep 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 27 Sep 2017 Training date: 27 Sep 2017 ALNAP

As humanitarians we spend a lot of time debating what needs to change in our sector and why. But do we look enough at how that change happens?

Humanitarians, willingly or not, usually find themselves surrounded by change in some shape or form. It can come as an unexpected shift that escapes any plans or structure, or it can happen as a planned programme such as Humanitarian Reform, The Transformative Agenda (TA), and now the Grand Bargain.

04 Sep 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 28 Sep 2017 Training date: 01 Nov 2017 to 05 Nov 2017 Risalat Consultants International

Introduction

Superior communication skills have long been associated with leadership. In this program we look at both of these ingredients of success and bring them together in a comprehensive and practical manner. From preparing and organizing your thoughts using the latest advances in brain and mind research to analyzing the practical reality of what you want to accomplish and in what context, this course will cover it all.

01 Sep 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 10 Oct 2017 Training date: 17 Oct 2017 to 18 Oct 2017 Safer Edge

This course is tailored for the occasional traveller or those who to travel in low and medium risk contexts. It will increase understanding of how to assess, mitigate, and respond to security threats as well as critical first aid skills for places where medical services may not respond quickly. You will learn:

Risk Assessment (context assessment, situational awareness, threat and vulnerability)

Travel Security (preventative mitigation measures, personal well-being, managing incidents)

14 Aug 2017 description
training Ongoing course Zoe Talent Solutions

Note: This course is part of the CPHRC Certification program which requires completion of 4 different courses.

Completion of all four courses and successful passing of the examinations for each course achieves Certification as a “Certified Professional in Human Resources and Compensation” (CPHRC).

CPHRC Certification is issued by the Institute for Human Resource Management Education Inc. (iHRME**)**

14 Aug 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 30 Sep 2017 Training date: 07 Oct 2017 to 08 Oct 2017 Doctors Worldwide

The Course

The Humanitarian Medical Aid Course is an educational experience like no other.

Developed by Doctors Worldwide, the course is open to all health care professionals who are looking to begin their journey in the complex industry of humanitarian work, and want to make a difference to the world and the lives of others.

11 Aug 2017 description
training Ongoing course Zoe Talent Solutions

The CPHRC Certification program requires completion of 4 courses; each course carries 40 contact hours with individual and team case studies, a total of 160 contact hours for the whole program. The topics to be covered for each course are as follows:

Course 1 HR Generalist Certificate *(40 contact hours)*

Module 1: HR Foundations

Module 2: Business Essentials

Module 3: Staffing

Module 4: Remuneration

Module 5: Performance Management

Module 6: People Development

11 Aug 2017 description
training Ongoing course Zoe Talent Solutions

Note: This course is part of the CPHRC Certification program which requires completion of 4 different courses.

Completion of all four courses and successful passing of the examinations for each course achieves Certification as a “Certified Professional in Human Resources and Compensation” (CPHRC).

CPHRC Certification is issued by the Institute for Human Resource Management Education Inc. (iHRME**)**

08 Aug 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 29 Mar 2018 Training date: 03 Apr 2018 to 11 May 2018 Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

3 good reasons to study

  1. It is the longest established humanitarian studies programme in the UK, preparing you for many aspects of careers in the fields of humanitarian and development work.
  2. In six weeks, you will receive a concentrated exposure to the front-edge thinking in all of the relevant areas of humanitarian work and will get to act out real life scenarios.
  3. LSTM is filled with students from all over the world that you can learn with and from, offering the chance of new international …
07 Aug 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 03 Nov 2017 Training date: 06 Nov 2017 to 10 Nov 2017 RedR UK

Before relief work can take place, aid workers need to understand the present needs and the resources available in order to plan and respond effectively. Conducting accurate, effective and timely needs assessments is key to the preparation and planning of humanitarian projects.

07 Aug 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 06 Oct 2017 Training date: 09 Oct 2017 to 12 Oct 2017 RedR UK

This is an intensive, dynamic hostile environment awareness training (HEAT) course where you will discuss, learn and apply approaches and measures to improve your personal security when living and working in insecure environments. Personal Security for Humanitarians has been designed specifically from an NGO perspective to provide the most relevant and challenging training for NGO workers.