Water Safety Planning (Libya floods) - English


Water Safety Planning (Libya floods) - English

This module aims to empower local responders with the knowledge and skills to conduct water safety planning in flood-affected communities


If you have registered for a place and can no longer attend you must let us know by emailing engineering.skills@redr.org.uk as soon as you are able.

Whilst this course is free of charge to attend, places on this course are extremely limited and letting us know you cannot attend allows us to give your space to someone on the waiting list and keep these courses free for the future.

Understand the importance of focusing on staying effective in emergencies

RedR UK is offering a free-of-charge, innovative, high-quality online training course designed to provide technical responders of all disciplines in Libya (however all emergency responders are more than welcome) with an understanding of the knowledge and skills necessary to conduct water safety planning in flood-affected communities in Eastern Libya.

The facilitated module uses participatory methods and it is expected that learners will participate in discussions and activities to deepen their understanding of the concepts that are discussed. Participants will be offered opportunities to share relevant personal experiences and reflections to benefit their own and others' learning.

Module aim

To support participants knowledge and skills necessary to conduct water safety planning in flood-affected communities

Module Objectives

  • Understand how to conduct a risk assessment in Water Safety Planning
  • Identify the correct techniques to undertake monitoring, surveillance and sampling
  • Learn how to undertake emergency planning in Water Safety Planning
  • Acknowledge effective ways to implement Water Safety Plans

Course Structure

The module comprises of a presession recorded video, a presession reading and one live facilitated session

Presession materials (compulsory): 60 minutes

Live facilitated session: 60-90 minutes

Total: 120-150 minutes (approx. 2 hours 30 minutes)

What is the language of the training?


Who should attend?

The module is aimed at those responding to the Libya floods humanitarian crisis.

This course is offered for free; on a first come first served basis. We will be creating a waiting list, so please email us if the course is already full so we can keep you in mind if anybody drops out.

How to join?

The live online sessions are hosted on Zoom. We recommend joining via the Zoom app. Participants may join the training via a browser, although the browser offers limited access to some of the interactive features of the training. Participants will be expected to have a stable internet connection and to actively participate in all facilitated sessions.

If you complete registration and are no longer able to attend, please cancel your place through Eventbrite. This allows us to offer your place to someone else on the wait list.

Who should I contact if I have a question or query?

Please email engineering.skills@redr.org.uk.


For this module, RedR UK is also offering HPass Badging. An HPass badge is a digital indicator of achievement and a way for participants to demonstrate their skills and experience. More information on HPass Badging can be found here: https://hpass.org/hpass-for-individuals/.

Participants will be able to redeem a badge through a link sent after the module.

RedR UK is committed to making sure everyone’s needs are met, including people of different genders, ages and disabilities. If you have any specific access requirements or learning needs RedR are committed to try and make reasonable adjustments to support your needs, please email engineering.skills@redr.org.uk at any stage of the booking process to talk directly to RedR about your needs.

Course Overview

Course Length
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