Comprehensive Medical Support In Complex Emergencies (CMSCE 19)

Peace Support Operations

Course Duration: 11 to 15 November 2019
Application Date: - Sep 30, 2019
Course Fee:
  • Accommodation and feeding for participants will be covered by the KAIPTC.
  • On request flight costs can be subsidized (sponsored by German Ministry of Defence and Ministry of Foreign Affairs)
  • Terms and Conditions:
    Participants must be able to speak and write fluently in English
    Quick information
    Course Date/Duration 11 – 15 November 2019
    Course Capacity 24 participants
    Target Group Senior Medical Officers from UN/AU/ECOWAS/NATO/EU. International civilian and military personnel preparing to serve at UN/AU/ECOWAS/NATO/EU missions
    Course Language English only
    Application Deadline 30 September 2019


    The CMSCE course aims to promote an integrated health response through enhanced interoperability across civilian and military actors in complex emergencies. Networking is an important tool for a quick and successfully support.

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    • Participation in the Course will be by invitation to targeted individuals and/or Ministries of Defence in the West Africa Region (member States of ECOWAS); additionally, the course will be advertised via KAIPTC Webpage / LMS.
      • Senior Medical Officers from UN/AU/ECOWAS/NATO/EU Missions and other national and international Organisations.
      • International civilian and military personnel preparing to serve at UN/AU/ECOWAS/NATO/EU-Mission HQs as CIMIC-, Legal- Advisors and Joint Mission Analysis Staff officers.

    The gender aspect will be taken into consideration; (depends on applications and nominations)
    The participants will be selected with attention to a balanced geographical, ethnical, gender and professional distribution.


    The course is planned to cover following modules, including a one day Top Table Exercise, will be delivered:

    • Health System in Conflict Settings (Key Note)
    • The UN System in Complex Emergencies
    • Health Care in Danger (ICRC)
    • Principles of Humanitarian Assistance
    • Global Health Issues
    • Stakeholder Diversity and Interaction
    • Disaster Management and Cycle
    • Health Intelligence and Analysis
    • Health Security Challenges (HSC)
    • Groupwork HSC
    • Panel Discussion about Medical Comprehensive Planning
    • Partnership and Case Studies
    • Visit to the GHA AF Military Hospital 37
    • Top Table Exercise


    • Participatory, problem-based learning approaches using facilitated discussions
    • Theoretical sessions with practical application
    • Practice sessions to allow for application of information and concepts presented
    • Drawing on participants’ individual experience and subject matter expertise
    • Top table exercise


    Interested applicants are requested to kindly fill and submit an online application form.

    Contact at KAIPTC

    For administrative issues For course content issues
    Mrs Marylyn Agblor
    Training Coordination Officer
    Tel.  00 233 (0) 302 718200 Ext. 1012
    Fax. 00 233 (0) 302 718201
    LtCol Michael Reinwald
    Course Director
    Tel.: +233 (0) 55 8586824 or (0) 555 61 7001
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