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Course Announcement Spring 2017

Monday, Sep 04, 2017
by Humanitarian Institute

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Ready to change the world? Apply now to Humanitarian Institute's Certificate in Humanitarian Foundations.

We're putting out a call for brilliant individuals and teams who want to enrol in Humanitarian Institute's Certificate programs in Sydney and Melbourne this coming Spring, 2017.

The Certificate in Humanitarian Foundations is where you’ll learn about the diversity of the international development space, dig into humanity’s grand challenges and acquire new knowledge and skills with the goal of positively impacting the world.

This is our flagship course.

This post offers information on who should apply, how to apply and the scholarships being provided by us to ensure our program is accessible.

Humanitarian Institute's Spring program dates are:

Sydney: 16, 17, 23, and 24 September; 2017

*Applications are due by Friday September 1st (unless program is already full)

Melbourne: 14, 15, 21 and 22 October; 2017

*Applications are due by Friday September 29th (unless program is already full)

What is Humanitarian Institute?

We founded Humanitarian Institute to search for brilliant, world-class problem-solvers, bring them together, and give them the knowledge and skills to create humanitarian careers that positively impact society.

The Certificate is an intensive experience facilitated across Australian and New Zealand cities.

During the 40 hour program, entrepreneurs, engineers, students, lawyers, nurses, teachers, accountants and innovators etc. learn from our expert faculty about the holistic humanitarian sector in the 21st century, social change, sustainable programming, innovations, project management, career development, and more, with a focus on building and developing solutions to solve global challenges.

Over the course of the program, participants listen to and interact with professional international humanitarians, undertake simulations, and spend hours putting their new skills to the test.

Who should register and how to apply?

We want people who are driven to solve the world's largest challenges!

Are you constantly coming up against conventional wisdom about the world? Do the people around you not believe that the world can be a better place? Then this is where you want to be. With Humanitarian Institute you'll meet others who share your passion.

​We look for people from all backgrounds...students, professionals… anyone intrigued about a career, short or long-term, in the humanitarian and international development sectors. 

Are we describing you? If so, we definitely want to hear from you!

To apply, directly contact us to begin the registration process.

What’s the Cost?

Tuition is only $995 Australian dollars. Instalments are available and students are provided a 20% discount. Finalise tuition .

We're also pleased to announce that thanks to a wonderful partnership with a private benefactor, we have a financial hardship scholarships available providing a 50% subsidy. Apply

Are You Ready to Change the World?

The Certificate in Humanitarian Foundations is Humanitarian Institute’s flagship program for serving change agents from a diversity of backgrounds, perspectives, and expertise. At Humanitarian Institute you'll get the tools, mindset, and network to help you forge your aid work career.

If you're looking to create solutions to help change the world, we can help you do just that.

Key dates:

Sydney: 16, 17, 23, and 24 September; 2017

*Applications are due by Friday September 1st (unless program is already full)

Melbourne: 14, 15, 21 and 22 October; 2017

*Applications are due by Friday September 29th (unless program is already full)

This program will be unlike any you've ever done - and unlike any you've ever seen.

If you feel like you can meet the challenge, apply now (click here). If you know of a friend or colleague who would be a good fit for this program, please share this post with them.

About Humanitarian Institute

Headquartered in Sydney, Humanitarian Institute's mission is to educate, inspire and empower humanitarian leaders to develop professional careers and apply best practice techniques to address humanity's grandest challenges.

Humanitarian Institute provides educational programs, partnerships and career coaching to foster the growth of the global humanitarian ecosystem. Humanitarian Institute has an engaged alumni network committed to creating sustainable global impact.

For more information, visit www.humanitarianinstitute.com; join us on Facebook and Twitter (@HumInst).

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