About this online certificate
English Version: August 17 to December 21, 2020
Spanish version: August 5 to December 9, 2020
This nineteen-week certificate will be offered in English and in Spanish. The topics are the same, but the dates for each language are slightly different.
The 6th Edition of the Online Certificate in Psychological First Aid for Migrants, Refugees, and Displaced Persons, Psychosocial Challenges in Times of Pandemic, seeks to offer a space to reflect, provide tools, and share social networks. From the perspective of communities and civil society organizations, the goal is to identify good practices and add to the public agenda of dignity and human rights for all.
This certificate is aimed for community leaders, activists, public health and healthcare providers, government officials, members of international organizations, diplomats, students, and anyone interested in the issue of migrants' mental health.
To view the complete schedule of sessions in English please see the Schedule
The English version of the online certificate will be taught in an "asynchronous" modality. Participants will access pre-recorded presentations, dubbed from Spanish into English, according to the established calendar. Each week two new classes will be released, and participants will be able to watch them any time within the week. Each class is between 2 to 3 hours long.
Participants will have access to a virtual classroom where they can find the recorded sessions, as well as to carry out online activities (forums, chats, case studies, readings, etc.). The virtual learning platform will be monitored by a facilitating team that includes experts on migration and virtual education.
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Cost of Registration
$150 US Dollars
Last day to register for English classes is August 12, 2020.