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Humanitarian Programme: Managing Safety, Security & Logistics

Humanitarian Programme: Managing Safety, Security & Logistics table
Start date15 Nov 2021
End date22 Nov 2021
Provider Bioforce
LocationLyon, France
Type Security, Security Risk Management
Booking URLhttps://www.bioforce.org/en/formation/humanitarian-programme-managing-safety-security-and-logistics/

About This Training Course

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.

Depending on the evolution of the health context, this open training course may be delivered online through our e-learning platform.

Our open training courses participants gave them an average score of 3.8/4 in 2020.


By attending this open training course, you will know to:

  • Define and implement safety & security measures adapted to a specific context.
  • Mitigate the risk and enable the programme implementation in a volatile context
  • Understand the different steps of supply chain and the responsibilities of a programme manager in the procurement rollout
  • Understand the process of equipment and asset maintenance

Course Programme

Days 1 & 2 : Managing team safety and security, security management framework, analysis (context, stakeholders and risk) and security strategies and implementation
Day 3 : Stress management introduction, accident & incident management
Day 4 : Supply chain
Day 5 : Equipment maintenance management
Day 6 : Exam


This training course is for you if you are already working or would like to work as a manager in the humanitarian sector.


mandatory Bachelor’s degree B.A. English language level required: B2 minimum (according to European language levels – Self Assessment Grid)

Step 1: Application

The deadline for applications is two weeks before the start of a training course. Given the limited number of places for each course, it is preferable to apply as early as possible. If you are receiving support, it is recommended that you apply no later than 3 weeks before the start of the course.
To apply by clicking on the “Register” button below, please have your CV in PDF format. You will then receive an order form to return to us. Your application will be studied once you have completed and returned this order form.

Step 2: Pre-registration

If your application meets the necessary prerequisites, you will receive a pre-registration email. In order to finalise your pre-registration, you will be asked to pay the full amount of the training fees within a given deadline.
If you benefit from a partial or total coverage of the training (by an OPCA or by your employer), the financing agreement will have to stipulate the amount covered by the organisation.

Step 3: Registration

Once the payment of the training fees or the financing agreement of your OPCA is received, you will receive a final registration email, accompanied by a convocation with all the practical details relating to the training.


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