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RedR Australia offers a suite of internationally recognised humanitarian training courses.

Essentials of Humanitarian Practice (EHP)

The Essentials of Humanitarian Practice provides foundational knowledge for working within the modern humanitarian system and for responding to an international crisis that involves a global response. This course provides participants with an understanding of the complexity of the international relief system and the legal framework for humanitarian assistance. We introduce the characteristics of natural disasters and conflict-induced emergencies and the requirements for an effective humanitarian…

06 Nov - 11 Nov 2019 / 05 Feb - 10 Feb 2020
Dookie Victoria, Australia

Hostile Environment Awareness Training (HEAT)

Humanitarian workers are increasingly exposed to challenging, insecure, remote or hostile environments due to lawlessness, political instability and armed conflict, so there is a compelling need for them to be adequately prepared for any dangers they may encounter. Sexual harassment, interactions with aggressive armed combatants, day light robbery and traffic accidents are realistic threats for humanitarians and aid workers. All field workers should be adequately prepared for these events and be…

13 Nov - 17 Nov 2019 / 12 Feb - 16 Feb 2020
Dookie Victoria, Australia

Humanitarian Logistics in Emergencies (HLE)

Logistics is at the heart of all emergency operations. It encompasses the movement of goods and equipment, the relocation of disaster-affected people, transfer of casualties and the movement of aid and relief workers and volunteers. Approximately 60-70% of funding in each emergency is spent on logistics, highlighting the need for effective and efficient systems. Providing humanitarian logistics training to local emergency response workers is an effective part of disaster preparedness planning. I…

10 Sep - 15 Sep 2019
Dookie Victoria, Australia

Water Sanitation and Hygiene in Emergencies (WASH)

In any humanitarian crisis, communities need access to safe drinking water, adequate sanitation and hygiene. Waterborne diseases are major killers in disasters and complex emergencies, where large populations are displaced and/or moving or where local water infrastructure has been destroyed by an earthquake, typhoon or bombing. Effective intervention can reduce the spread of disease, alleviate suffering and ultimately save lives. When local emergency response workers understand how to apply basi…

19 Oct - 25 Oct 2019
Dookie Victoria, Australia

Child Protection in Humanitarian Action (CPHA)

Increasing emergencies brings a growing demand for humanitarians with expertise in Child Protection in Humanitarian Action (CPHA) and, by delivering this training, we aim to increase the pool of experts available to deploy in this sector. Please note that the date 18-20 March 2020 is a proposed date and is subject to change. RedR welcomes your expression of interest to attend Child Protection in Humanitarian Action. Please email [email protected] to express your interest in attending. You wil…

18 Mar - 20 Mar 2020
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