This one-day workshop is an essential introduction for anyone interested in a career in the humanitarian sector. You will hear first hand experiences from individuals who have been involved in humanitarianism, learn about the nature of humanitarian relief, and look at the skills you have to bring to the sector.
You will also have the chance to go through the application process for the humanitarian sector, learning about where to apply, and what kind of skills are in demand. HR professionals from the humanitarian sector will help you adapt your CV and existing skills to match humanitarian language. The course will also advise you on further routes of study to inform your career as an aid worker.
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.
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How much does the course cost?
Plus, pay within one month of the course start date for a 10% early bird discount!
Who should attend?
This course is designed for those with a general understanding of the humanitarian sector and an interest in a humanitarian career. Those with no previous experience or knowledge in the sector are also welcome to attend, but are expected to complete two short preparatory exercises.
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