Concept:

The Emergency Logistics Induction Training (ELIT) is a two-phased training comprised of classroom sessions and an emergency response simulation. The first phase addresses the logistical challenges, bottlenecks, and strategies to overcome them (this phase ends with a draft Concept of Operations (CONOPS)). In the second phase, the participants will begin implementing the response, which includes: erecting an MSU (Mobile Storage Unit) and conceputalising a Forward Logistics Base. The ELIT can be tailored to meet the capacity building needs of government agencies, humanitarian organisations and the private sector.

Duration:

4 days.

Target Audience:

Professionals from government agencies, the humanitarian community and the private sector.

Training Outcomes:

  • Participants are prepared to be deployed and provide immediate logistics surge capacity at the onset of an emergency.

  • Participants have better understanding of an inter-agency emergency logistics response.

  • Participants learn how to effectively collaborate with National Disaster Management Authorities/Offices (NDMA/O) and other humanitarian actors.

How to apply:

Interested in implementing/hosting this training? Please contact HQ.GLC.Training@wfp.org