The 2014-2015 Disaster and Humanitarian Response Training Program is specially designed for people with little or no prior field experience who wish to undertake a career in the humanitarian sector. The Training Program offers an evidence-based training on the globally-recognized core humanitarian competencies that are essential for anyone involved in disaster response and/or humanitarian assistance.
Dates: Classroom training will start on Wednesday October 15th and will continue until April 1st 2015. The 3-day field-based disaster simulation exercise is in May 2015.
Time: Weekly classes will take place on Wednesdays from 18h00 to 20h30.
Fees: Course fees are $2 200.00 (CND) for the full program (includes in-classroom training and 3-Day field-based simulation exercise). Students from McGill University receive a 15% discount on total fees.
Location: The course will take place in Montreal at the McGill Department of Family Medicine.
How to apply: Applications are open until October 1st 2014. Apply Now.