Free MENA COVID-19 Training Courses تدريبات مجانية حول فيروس كورونا لمنطقة الشرق الأوسط

Online Training Skills (Advanced)

This is a free interactive online module, delivered live by RedR UK’s experts. You will learn the technical and professional skills and knowledge needed to design and facilitate effective online training programmes.

What does the course cover? 

This 3-hour module explores how to design and facilitate effective online training programmes. The module is focussed on live facilitated online learning and examines the different methods, tools and platforms that can be used to support learning. The module also looks at online facilitation skills and trouble shooting in the online learning environment.  The module is particpatory, models good practice and encourages participants to focus on their own specific needs, plans and projects. 

If you are new to the topic of Training, we recommend you complete the RedR UK free training module Training Essentials to build your knowledge of training design, delivery and evaluation, prior to attending this module.

Module objectives include:

By the end of the training, you will be able to:

  • State the primary online training tools and platforms for the delivery of online training;
  • Determine the relative advantages and disadvantages of online communication and training platforms;
  • State the major platforms for collaborative document sharing and group work;
  • Explain what needs to be considered to determine the appropriate design of training sessions;
  • Describe how the appropriate blend of training methods, content and style contributes to the overall effectiveness of an online training course;
  • State the major challenges for the trainer/facilitator in delivering online sessions, and identify productive responses to these challenges.

​Who should apply? 

The module is designed for those working with communities in response to the COVID-19 pandemic in the Middle East and North Africa region, specially those who need to provide training. This includes staff from governments, humanitarian and development organisations, community-based organisations, faith-based organisations, women’s and youth groups. 

Where is it hosted?

Our interactive online modules are hosted on Zoom. However, participants are not required to download an app and may join through a browser. Participants will receive instructions on how to join the module after registration. 

Any questions? Please contact, or check out our Terms & Conditions here.

RedR UK's MENA COVID-19 training course project is funded by the H2H Network, which is supported by UK aid from the UK government. 

Upcoming Training Dates

Below are the upcoming dates for the module. Please note all times are in Eastern European Summer Time (GMT +2) and all modules are delivered in English (unless otherwise stated).

Clicking the link below will take you to the module's registration page on Eventbrite.

Thursday 12th November, 10:00 - 13:00 (GMT+2) 

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Monday 16th November, 10:00 - 13:00 (GMT+2) 

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Wednesday 18th November, 18:00 - 21:00 (GMT+2) - Arabic 

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RedR UK will no longer offer new dates for this course

HPass Badging

For each 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. If a participant completes all offered modules, they will be eligible for an additional Milestone Badge. More information on HPass Badging can be found here. Participants will be able to redeem a badge through a link sent after the module. 

HPass Badging

The H2H Network

This project was funded by the H2H Network’s H2H Fund, which is supported by UK aid from the UK government. The H2H Network, which stands for ‘humanitarian-to-humanitarian’ network, consists of approximately 50 organizations that provide high-quality and integrated services to support other humanitarian responders. The network supports its members as they apply cutting-edge expertise, techniques and innovation to improve programming and outcomes. The H2H Fund is a network service that enables  members to quickly provide their services in specific emergencies.

The H2H Network

Find out more about our other COVID-19 modules for the MENA region here.