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

Training Essentials

This is a free interactive online module, delivered live by RedR UK’s experts. You will learn how to respond to specific training needs that have arisen in the context the COVID-19 pandemic.

What does the course cover? 

The 3-hour module will touch on all five steps in the training cycle from identifying learning needs though to evaluating training. It is divided into three sessions - principles, process and practice. Each session is particpatory, models good practice and encourages participants to focus on their own specific needs, plans and projects.

Module objectives include:

  • List the steps in the training cycle and the key activities that need to happen at each stage
  • State key principles of adult learning and describe how these can be applied in both online and face-to-face training
  • Write learner-centred training objectives that are based on identified needs
  • Identify key learning points and ways in which these can be easily and effectively conveyed
  • Demonstrate how training sessions can be made engaging, participatory and impactful

​Who should apply? 

The module is designed for those working with communities in response to the COVID-19 pandemic in the MENA 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 +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.

Thursday 24th September, 14:00-17:00 (GMT+3) - ARABIC

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Monday 28th September, 14:00-17:00 (GMT+3)

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Tuesday 13th October, 18:00-21:00 (GMT+3) 

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More dates will be announced soon..


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.