FAERF Certificates & Courses
International Humanitarian Assistance Response Program
The five courses are based on the FAERF Institute’s case study research and the original clinical
research study published by the Executive Director and co-founder of the Family Assistance Education &
Research Foundation (FAERF), Carolyn V. Coarsey, Ph.D., which clearly established the critical role
company employees play in supporting survivors, following a crisis in their own workplace(¹). While the
Institute intends to support and participate in research that shows the similarity between our sample
populations and other trauma survivors, the Certificate refers to processes and procedures recommended
by the Institute for response in workplace crises, i.e., passengers, guests, customers, employees, and all
¹. Psychological Aftermath of Air Disaster: what can be learned for training. Coarsey-Rader, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, 1992.
Planning and Operations
Supporting those in Harm's Way
Supporting Employee Responders
The Business Side of Workplace Trauma
Course Registration & Pricing
The Introductory course about the International Humanitarian Assistance Response Program (I-HARP)™
is now available. The other courses comprising the I-HARP certificate will become available in the near future.
Members may apply to take the introductory course by clicking on the MEMBERS APPLY NOW button and completing the
short application. A member of the FAERF Institute staff will respond to you, process your payment, and
set up your course registration. During this initial release period, the program is only open to members of
the Family Assistance Education & Research Foundation (FAERF) members.
Introductory Course Pricing
The Introductory Course which is available now is priced at USD $99.95. Subscribers to the full courses will receive a credit for the
Introductory Course deducted from your additional course fees. Companies wishing to purchase multiple
seats will receive a 10% discount for purchases of 10 or more seats.
The estimated time required to complete the course is approximately four (4) hours. You can pause at any time and resume later.
*A certificate of completion will be provided for each individual course, including the Introductory Course.
Main Course Pricing and Availability
The main courses of the certificate program will become available shortly. Subscribers may purchase courses individually or as a complete program.
Individual Course: TBD
Complete Program (5 Courses): TBD
Certificates of Completion, I-HARP™Certification, and Credential Badges
CE Credits: Please contact us about the possibility of providing CE credits for your industry or organization.
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