CERT training for Humedica Brazil

Since we had prepared to hold a CERT course which was unable to continue due to a lack of participants, we decided to accept an invitation to hold a CERT course free-of-charge for twenty staff members from the Non-Governmental Organisation Humedica Brazil. The course was held from the 28th to the 30th of January and Read More …

IAEM Scholarship

Today I received the wonderful news that I have been awarded the 2018 Graduate Student Scholarship by the International Association of Emergency Managers (IAEM). Not only will this be a much appreciated help with this semester’s fees for the Master of Emergency Management degree that I am working towards, but I also consider it to Read More …

CERT training in Guatemala

I spent from the 11th to the 20th of August with Iris Relief in Guatemala where I held a three-day CERT Train-the-Trainer course for six CERT volunteers from Belize and Guatemala. I then supervised these instructors as they held a Basic CERT course in Spanish for 48 volunteers from the Casa de Dios church. Once Read More …