Building Capacities is ranked on the top priorities at the Syrian Arab Red Crescent Organization. Therefore, the organization launched a TOT course for psycho-social support team on May 11- 17/2015.
The course brought 27 volunteers together and included various topics that aimed to enhance the competences and capabilities of the PSS trainers.
Dr. Fayzeh Al-Abdullah, PSS Project Coordinator shed light to the importance of the course saying: ‘The course is aimed to habilitate the volunteers and enable them to manage training courses at their branches. The current training concentrates on the technical aspect that related to the means of training, providing the information correctly and the communication skills.’ She also noted that the participants will be evaluated at the end of the course.
On her turn, Ms. Rash Bahlouli, PSS Project Admin Coordinator, clarified that the Syrian crisis imposed a dire need for more qualified staff of trainers to support all the Syrian Arab Red Crescent branches.
It is worth mentioning that the course was launched in cooperation with the UNICEF.