This course on WHO Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for Emergencies is designed for personnel who will be assigned by WHO to go on deployment in response to health emergencies. It covers all the essential areas of WHO administrative procedures in response to health emergencies.
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The objective of this course is to provide high-level information and contextual understanding of WHO Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for Emergencies.
We will explore a range of topics, ranging from the Emergency Response Framework (ERF), to planning, grants and finance, procurement, risk management, rosters and deployment, and ethics.
Each module within this course is standalone. Therefore, you can take the modules in any order – with the exception of the Course Review. The Course Review is a question-based revision module that recaps the content covered in modules 1 to 18.
The target audience for this course is personnel who will be assigned by WHO to go on deployment in response to health emergencies.
By the end of this course, you will be able to:
Approximately 6.5 hours.
A Record of Achievement certificate will be available to participants who score at least 80% in the Course Review assessment. Participants who receive a Record of Achievement can also download an Open Badge for this course. Click here to learn how.