Competencies

The following documents are meant to provide examples of core competencies. They have been developed and published by institutions separate from PAATCHH and are not necessarily endorsed by PAATCHH.

CBHA Core Humanitarian Competencies Guide

A guide produced by the Consortium of British Humanitarian Agencies (CBHA) that includes an introduction to competencies in general, an overview of the CBHA competencies framework, and sections on how to incorporate competencies into working practices.

CDC Core Competencies

Preparedness and response competencies created by the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Core Competencies for Disaster Medicine and Public Health

A description of core competencies identified by a working group of 60 experts during multiple meetings organized by the AMA Center for Public Health Preparedness and Disaster Response (CPHPDR). Includes both a concise list of competencies and a detailed description of the methods involved in determining the competencies.