Resilient Livelihoods Training

Training, Social Care/Development

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About the course

Resilience is the ability of people, households, communities, countries and systems to mitigate, adapt to and recover from shocks and stresses in a manner that reduces chronic vulnerability and facilitates inclusive growth. Building livelihood resilience means that a given household's livelihood strategies and activities are better prepared to cope and manage the impacts of shocks, navigate uncertainty and adapt to changing conditions.

This course is aimed to strengthen the participant's knowledge of resilience building.

Target Participants

This course is aimed at professionals who need to improve their knowledge in resilience.

Course Duration

7 days

What you will learn

By the end of this training the participants will be able to:

  • Understand the concept of resilience
  • Measure resilience
  • Apply resilience in livelihood programming
  • Build resilience for food security and nutrition

What you will learn

Course Outline

  • Module 1: Introduction to Livelihoods
  • Module 2: Introduction to Resilience
  • Module 3: Livelihoods and Resilience
  • Module 4: Measuring Resilience
  • Module 5: Building Resilience for Food Security and Nutrition
  • Module 6: Resilience and Poverty Reduction
  • Module 7: Resilient Livelihood Programming

Training Approach

This course is delivered by our seasoned trainers who have vast experience as expert professionals in the respective fields of practice. The course is taught through a mix of practical activities, theory, group works and case studies.

Training manuals and additional reference materials are provided to the participants.


Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be issued with a certificate.

Tailor-Made Course

We can also do this as tailor-made course to meet organization-wide needs. Contact us to find out more: [email protected]