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WORC and Stay safe - Online Training

WORC – World of Red Cross, Red Crescent and Red Crystal

All delegates on our roster are required to successfully complete the online training WORC before deployed on an international mission with the German Red Cross.

World of Red Cross (WORC) is a general orientation program that provides an introduction to the main elements of the Red Cross Red Crescent Movement. The course consists of 12 modules covering topics such as origin and history of the Red Cross Fundamental Principles, the Red Cross emblem, the International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC), the International Federation, and National Societies. The online course is offered free of charge and takes approximately 20 hours to complete. At the end of the course a test is administered to verify that participants understand the course content. The course is open to all Red Cross Red Crescent staff, volunteers, external audiences, government authorities, donors, the media, schools, and the interested general public.

For further information and access to the training visit the IFRC Learning platform.

Stay Safe – personal security

All delegates on our roster are required to successfully complete the online training Stay Safe before deployed on an international mission with the German Red Cross.

The aim of the course is to provide basic security preparation for those personnel traveling or being deployed to the field. Although, Red Cross Red Crescent specific, this course contains security information that will be beneficial for all humanitarian workers. Successful completion of the course is validated by a certified final test.

For further information and access to the training visit the IFRC Learning platform.

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