Fundamentals has been carefully designed to provide a streamlined learning journey which covers the key topics related to the delivery of quality emergency responses.
Resources used to inform this course
A thorough review of existing needs assessment resources and guidance was conducted to inform content and ensure that the approach was in line with sector standards and recommendations for quality needs assessment. Throughout this course you will view content adapted from primarily the following resources:
- ALNAP, The good enough guide for need assessments
- IASC (Operational Guidance for Coordinated Assessments in Humanitarian Crises)
- UNHCR, Needs Assessment Handbook
|Is this course for me?
course is aimed at people beginning their career in the humanitarian
sector or for those transitioning from the development sector. It is
also aimed at individuals who have never received formal training on the
essentials of humanitarian action, or for those wishing to ‘refresh’
|How will I benefit from this course?
By the end of this course, you will be able to:
|How long will it take?
|Approximately 1h30. You can exit at any time and your progress will be saved.
|How much does it cost?
|This programme is free!
|Will I get a certificate and digital badge at the end?
|Yes - you will be able to download a certificate of completion and a digital badge once you have have completed all of the required activities within the course.
|How do I start?
|Scroll to the top of the page and click on the Join course button. This will take you through to the programme content.