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Find learning opportunities to provide you with the skills and knowledge to implement water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) solutions.

Training is available from CAWST and our partners on drinking water testing and treatment, community WASH promotion, effective facilitation, and many more.

Apply now for in-person workshops, facilitated online courses, and self-directed online learning that you can take at your own pace. They're available in multiple languages and in many locations around the world.

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Drinking Water Quality Testing

Getting Started with Drinking Water Quality Testing

This course will introduce you to the components of a 'typical' water quality field test kit, and get you started on how to use the equipment.Included are: basic information on water quality, interactive e-learning modules, quizzes and links to supplementary resources to help you test the quality of drinking water under field conditions.This course was designed for humanitarian and development workers and community health workers who do not have experience with water quality testing. You may not have access to laboratory equipment or services, but do have access to a portable test kit, or you just want to learn about water quality testing.While this course won’t allow you to become an expert, it will help you get familiar with water quality testing and with your kit!

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Household Water Treatment and Safe Storage

Bangladesh - Introduction to Household Water Treatment and Safe Storage

This online course introduces the fundamental concepts of Household Water Treatment and Safe Storage (HWTS) through engagement with interactive e-learning modules, quizzes, and links to supplementary resources.Throughout the modules, the importance of capacity building and context analysis in ensuring a successful HWTS implementation is highlighted. This course provides an introduction to drinking water quality, the Multi-Barrier Approach to safe drinking water, household water treatment and safe storage (HWTS) options, behavior change, and implementation best practices.

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Wash'Em

Online Wash'Em Workshop for South Asia Region

Learn to develop evidence-based and context adapted handwashing behavior programs for emergencies such as pandemics, earthquakes, floods and displacement.Content includes:+ Wash'Em methodology+ Emergency response plan+ Efficient focus group facilitation+ Five rapid assessment tools+ Data entry and analysis+ Utilization of Wash'Em softwareTo learn more about the Wash'Em process, take a look at the website: https://www.washem.info/enTo register please click here.

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Chlorination

Cloración del agua de consumo

El cloro es una de las formas de desinfección del agua de consumo más usadas en todo el mundo y un gran éxito en materia de salud pública. Sin embargo, su correcta dosificación es un desafío muy común, y especialmente en emergencias cuando el tiempo y los recursos son muy reducidos.En este curso hablaremos sobre cómo funciona el cloro, los factores que afectan a su eficiencia, cómo calcular la dosis y cómo usar herramientas de medición como como un pool tester, también tendrán acceso a herramientas para calcular la dosis que podrán descargar y usar cuando las necesiten y tendrán acceso a foros donde podrán conversar con otros profesionales sobre sus experiencias personales, dudas y aprendizajes.En este curso, tendrán a su disposición actividades de autoaprendizaje interactivas, videos explicativos, documentos descargables para que puedan usar en sus almacenes y laboratorios, así como calculadoras de dosificación para tratamiento del agua de consumo y limpieza de tanques y pozos. Además, contaremos con 3 espacios virtuales e interactivos donde podrán conectar en vivo con otros profesionales y compartir sus experiencias, dudas y desafíos.

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Drinking Water Quality Testing

Asia Regional Introduction to Drinking Water Quality Testing

This course is open to anyone in the Asia and South Pacific Regions. The ideal participants are those who are working in water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH), community development, or health projects seeking knowledge on drinking water quality testing.This course was designed for humanitarian and development workers and community health workers who do not have experience with water quality testing. You may not have access to laboratory equipment or services, but do have access to a portable test kit, or you just want to learn about water quality testing.This course will introduce you to the components of a 'typical' water quality field test kit, and get you started on how to use the equipment. This online course includes: basic information on water quality, interactive e-learning modules, quizzes and links to supplementary resources to help you test the quality of drinking water under field conditions.While this course won’t allow you to become an expert, it will help you get familiar with water quality testing and with your kit!

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Community WASH Promotion

مهارات المحفزين والمرشدين المجتمعي WASH للصحة والنظافةً الإمداد بالمياه، الإصحاح والنهوض بالنظافة

الهدف العام لورشة العمل هذه هو أن يتمكن المشاركون من تحفيز المجتمعالأعضاء لممارسة سلوكيات المياه والصرف الصحي والنظافة الصحية الفعالة.عند الانتهاء من ورشة العمل سيكون المشاركون قادرين على: شرح كيف تؤثر المياه والصرف الصحي والنظافة الصحية على سبل العيش تحديد العوامل المؤثرة على السلوك وصف دور المروج المجتمعي للمياه والصرف الصحي والنظافة الصحية التحقق من الاستخدام والصيانة الصحيحة والمتسقة والمستمرة للمياه المنزليةتقنيات المعالجة والتخزين الآمن، والمراحيض، ومحطات غسل اليدين. تحديد قضايا المياه والصرف الصحي والنظافة الصحية في الأسرة استخدم الأسئلة الفعالة للحصول على فهم أفضل للجوانب البيئية والشخصيةالعوامل التي تساهم في سلوكيات محددة في مجال المياه والصرف الصحي والنظافة الصحية في الأسرة مناقشة الاستراتيجيات المختلفة للتأثير على تغيير السلوك ناقش الطرق لتكون أكثر شمولاً في تقديم خدمات المياه والصرف الصحي والنظافة الصحية استخدم النماذج لرصد تغير السلوك في تحقيق توفير المياه والصرف الصحي والنظافة الصحية للمنازل الصحية التعاون مع أفراد الأسرة في تقديم الالتزامات إظهار زيارة منزلية فعالة

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Household Water Treatment and Safe Storage

Papua New Guinea - Introduction to Household Water Treatment and Safe Storage

This online course introduces the fundamental concepts of Household Water Treatment and Safe Storage (HWTS) through engagement with interactive e-learning modules, quizzes, and links to supplementary resources.This course provides an introduction to drinking water quality, the Multi-Barrier Approach to safe drinking water, HWTS options, behavior change, and implementation best practices.

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Wash'Em

AFMAC - Wash'Em: Simplify Handwashing Program Design in Crisis Situations

Learn to develop evidence-based and context adapted handwashing behavior programs for emergencies such as pandemics, earthquakes, floods and displacement.Content includes: + Wash'Em methodology + Emergency response plan + Efficient focus group facilitation + Five rapid assessment tools + Data entry and analysis + Utilization of Wash'Em software.To learn more about the Wash'Em process, take a look at the website: https://www.washem.info/enRegistration for this course will close on August 5th, or when the course is full.

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Drinking Water Quality Testing

AFMAC - Getting Started with Drinking Water Quality Testing

This course will introduce you to the components of a 'typical' water quality field test kit, and get you started on how to use the equipment. Included are: basic information on water quality, interactive e-learning modules, quizzes and links to supplementary resources to help you test the quality of drinking water under field conditions. This course was designed for humanitarian and development workers and community health workers who do not have experience with water quality testing. You may not have access to laboratory equipment or services, but do have access to a portable test kit, or you just want to learn about water quality testing. While this course won’t allow you to become an expert, it will help you get familiar with water quality testing and with your kit!Registration for this course will close on September 9th, or when registration is full.

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Household Water Treatment and Safe Storage

AFMAC - Introduction to Household Water Treatment and Safe Storage

This online course introduces the fundamental concepts of Household Water Treatment and Safe Storage (HWTS) through engagement with interactive e-learning modules, quizzes, and links to supplementary resources. Throughout the modules, the importance of capacity building and context analysis in ensuring successful HWTS implementation is highlighted. This course provides an introduction to drinking water quality, the Multi-Barrier Approach to safe drinking water, household water treatment and safe storage (HWTS) options, behavior change, and implementation best practices. It is intended for people responsible for making decisions about HWTS.

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