Humanitarian programme : managing people & organisations | Lyon | October 21 to November 8 2019

Obtain a diploma at your own pace

This skills-based training course is part of a larger diploma course named Humanitarian Programme Manager (HPM): you will thus be joining a group of trainees attending this entire diploma course. If you are interested in this diploma but unable to attend this several-week-long training programme, please note that we offer the possibility to attend its 5 other modules at your own pace.

By attending this skills-based training course, you will know:​

  • How to enable participants to choose and apply appropriate tools to manage themselves, other people, and organisations involved in humanitarian programmes.
  • How to define and implement safety & security measures adapted to a specific context.
  • How to mitigate the risk and enable the programme implementation in a volatile context.

Is this training for me?

Persons already working or willing to work as a manager in the humanitarian sector.

mandatory previous experience in project or programme management. Level B2 minimum in English (according to European language levels - Self Assessment Grid).

Tentative schedule

Week 1: Managing People: Introduction to management + recruitment process + annual appraisal interview + organisation charts + conflict management and negociation
Week 2: Strengthening organisational capacity: developing strategy + applying strategic thinking to team performance + developing effective and healthy teams + leading change
Week 3: Managing team safety and security: Introduction to safety & security + context and risk analysis & Safety and security management, planning and implementation: Introduction to stress management + accident & incident management

Download the practical information

This open training course is part of the “Humanitarian Programme Manager” diploma course. Did you know that you can get this diploma at your own pace by attending all the open training courses that it is made up of, spread out over up to 4,5 years? Further information here.

Lieu de formation: 
Date de formation: 
Monday 21 October 2019 to Friday 8 November 2019
Type de formation: 
Date Limite d'Inscription: 
Closed - new session to come
Age minimum à l'entrée en formation: 
2 000 €

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