Disaster Response Training: Belgium

Preparation training for Disaster Response Teams and internships.

The Disaster Response Training aims to give you an overview of the Disaster Preparedness and Response sectors, to build some transferable skill-sets, and to equip you to be a boost to any relief situation that you are involved with in the future.
We will cover subjects such as:
Humanitarian Principles,
Working as a Team in Emergencies,
Humanitarian Logistics,
Emergency Needs Assessments,
Decision Making in Emergencies,
Security and Communications,
Personal Travel Medicine,
Working with the UN / NGOs / Host Governments / the Media in Disasters.

Dates: Monday, 09 September 2019 – Saturday, 14 September 2019
Apply by: Friday, 26 July 2019
Cost: £430 [GBP] (participants from United Kingdom)
Ages: 21-
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Ministry Details

The Disaster Response Training is an intensive and challenging training simulation for professions such as health care, carpentry, finance, logistics, administration, construction, media / communications, counseling and more.

Participant Profile

You must be minimum 21 years and be able to communicate in English. You should have some months cross cultural experience abroad.

Accommodation:

included.
As part of this training you may need to be flexible during the disaster relief simulation.

Food:

included.
As part of this training you may need to be flexible during the disaster relief simulation.

Travel:

The venue where it takes place is a couple of minutes away from the airport of Brussels, Belgium. Arrival/registration is Monday afternoon and we finish Saturday morning.We will send out detailed travel information to accepted participants before the training. You need to make your own way to and from the training center.

Health:

You should be in average good health and able to walk a reasonable distance without difficulty. You are responsible to obtain appropriate emergency health and medical insurance, covering you in Germany.
For EU Citizen: you should have your EHIC social insurance card with you.

Visa:

Nationals from the EU and EEA do not require a visa for Germany. Others:
https://www.auswaertiges-amt.de/en/einreiseundaufenthalt/visabestimmungen-node

Notes:
Applicants must be 21 or over. If you live in the UK, you can use this link to apply now https://fs7.formsite.com/OperationMobilisation/STM_APL/form_login.html Price excludes flights & insurance and is subject to change according to the exchange rate.

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