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

Remote Management (Advanced)

This is a free interactive online module, delivered live by RedR UK’s experts. You will learn how to apply remote management skills during the COVID-19 pandemic.

What does the course cover? 

The 3-hour module explores how to ensure effective remote management during the current COVID-19 pandemic. It focuses on the skills needed for managing teams remotely and advancing team dynamics. The module highlights best practices that participants can apply in their work and explores challenges and how to overcome them.

Module objectives include:

By the end of this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe remote management and why it is needed during the COVID-19 pandemic;
  • Identify core competencies for remote management and reflect on how to apply these in practice;
  • Describe how to effectively mobilise and support teams that are working remotely;
  • Identify challenges that arise from working remotely and describe ways to overcome these challenges;
  • Outline how to develop a remote management and communication strategy;
  • Plan how to apply best practice for remote management in your work.

​Who should apply? 

The module is designed for those working in response to the COVID-19 pandemic in the Middle East and North Africa region. This includes staff from government, humanitarian and development organisations, international and national non-government organisations, community-based organisations, faith-based organisations, women’s and youth groups.

This course assumes a good level of general knowledge about managing people and projects and focuses on how this can be adapted to suit remote management situations in the context of COVID-19.

Where is it hosted?

The module is facilitated live online and participants have opportunities to interact with the trainer and their peers, sharing experience and asking questions. 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 +3) 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.

Tuesday 6th October, 14:00 - 17:00 (GMT+3)


Tuesday 13th October, 10:00 - 13:00 (GMT+3)

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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.