Managing People and Projects in Emergencies


Managing People and Projects in Emergencies

The course focuses on the theoretical and practical application of management tools, techniques and approaches in the field, and on the nature of working in a humanitarian response. Through case studies and presentations, you will be able to put into practice the theoretical knowledge that you gain in the course.

What does the course cover?

  • The nature and impact of emergencies

  • The role and qualities of the manager in a humanitarian response

  • Leadership and communication skills

  • Conducting needs assessments

  • Securing funding and financial management

  • Project planning using Log Frames

  • Remote and distant management

  • Risk management

  • Conflict management and negotiation

  • Reflection on your own motivations and competencies for relief work

  • Project evaluation, implementation, reporting, closure, and exit strategies


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How much does it cost?

Individual: £721 (please email to access this ticket)

Organisation: £1211

Plus, receive 10% off the course fee when booking at least one month before the start of the training.*

HURRY! Limited time only! Receive a 25%** discount on course fees when you book on with a friend or colleague! Already booked on but want to make the most of this offer? No problem! Drop us an email to and we will send you a discount code for your friend, and refund you 25%** of your ticket price!

*applies to both individual and organisational tickets

**discount percentage is based on a Standard Organisation or Standard Individual ticket cost


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Course Overview

Course Length
5 days
£721.00 - £1211.00
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