ONLINE DIPLOMA COURSE IN HUMANITARIAN NURSING
Mode of Learning: Online Learning
Start Date: 1st of Every Month
Course Duration: Six Months (2 hours per day)
Disasters and conflicts have a direct impact on health situation.
Nursing and general health service delivery within humanitarian context are a complex processes that requires special skills and psychological preparations.
Nursing expertise is recognized to be essential skill but is not sufficient for one to participate in humanitarian work. Understanding the affected community, cultures and good preparation contributes to humanitarian work effectiveness.
This course aims to prepare health professionals especially nurses for humanitarian work.
Learners will develop skills to be able to manage issues and problems that arise in complex humanitarian environments with reference to health service delivery.
Learners will gain great understanding of humanitarian principles, values and ethical issues in practising humanitarian nursing.They will also learn about humanitarian programme cycle and how effective health management benefits this programming. Public and clinical health issues that face vulnerable groups in humanitarian situations will be explored.
To better prepare nurses and other health personnel to undertake humanitarian work effectively.Course Outline
Introduction to Humanitarian Operations
Humanitarian Values and Principles
Understanding the Cultures of the Community Affected
Personal Preparedness for Nursing Vulnerable Populations
Principles and Practice of Public Health
Disaster Healthcare Management
Nursing and midwifery in humanitarian environments
Psychological and Mental Health Management
Access to course materials on E-Learning Platform
Online interaction with Course Moderators
20 Page Project Paper
End of Course Examination
Cost: Amount €1000 Per Person
The course costs €1000 per Person. This fee caters for course registration, e-learning moderation,course materials, examination and certificate.
Kindly send an expression of interest to:
The Training Manager