The GWC has developed a training pathway for both WASH Cluster partners and staff involved in coordination. This training pathway includes the following e-learning and face to face courses, most of them available in UNICEF AGORA’s catalogue.

  • Introduction to WASH Cluster Coordination

    2h online training providing background information on WASH Cluster coordination. For all WASH partners and UNICEF staff wanting general information on WASH humanitarian coordination.

    Available on AGORA – Access here.

  • WASH Coordination Induction

    1-2 days E-learning. Provide essential information and tools to coordinate WASH Cluster. Based on GWC Coordination Tool Kit. For WASH partners or new UNICEF WASH staff fulfilling a WASH coordination role. under development


  • WASH Operational Coordination training (WOC)

    5 days residential training providing operational tools and skills for WASH coordination.

    Available on AGORA – Access here.

  • Leadership and coordination training (LeadCo)

    5 days residential training to strengthen the skills for leading humanitarian WASH coordination platform. For expert level Humanitarian WASH cluster / sector coordinators.

    Available on AGORA – Access here.

  • WOC and LeadCo training of trainers

    11 days residential training of trainers on both WOC and L&C. Aimed at international consultants & UNICEF senior WASH staff.

    Available on AGORA – Access here.

  • Market Based Programing for WASH in Emergency

    5 days residential training. Build the capacity of WASH practitioners and sector coordinators to use market-based approaches (including cash transfer) to achieve WASH outcomes - Access here

  • Epidemiology and WASH

    Understand progression of an outbreak, and monitor & evaluate WASH response.


    Partners' briefing on humanitarian WASH coordination, Module I & II

    2 generic briefing modules of 3h each, providing essential information on partner's roles to actively participate in humanitarian WASH Coordination. To be implemented directly by WASH partners to their staff. For all WASH partners involved in humanitarian response. Also available in arabic



    Partners' briefing on humanitarian WASH coordination, Module III

    1 face to face module, 3h. Template to be customized by national WASH Cluster coordinators and used to train groups of partners staff newly deployed to an emergency.