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Education & training

The Center for Disaster Resilient Communities develops and offers educational and training opportunities to students from a range of disciplinary backgrounds to prepare them to realize impact as the next generation disaster workforce.

UW disaster courses

Disaster-focused courses are offered by nine of the University of Washington’s schools and colleges. Learn More >

Applied learning fellowships

The Center has launched a hands-on training in environmental and public health disaster research methods and skills for up to 25 advanced graduate students and early career hazards and disaster researchers a year. Learn More >

Humanitarian response certificate

The UW’s Population Health Initiative administers a Graduate Certificate in International Humanitarian Response. Learn More >