The popular e-learning course on the Core Humanitarian Standard (CHS) is now available in Bengali. The course can be accessed on Kaya, the Humanitarian Leadership Academy (HLA)'s online learning platform.

Course Content

The course is based on four scenarios and covers the history of the CHS, its structure and scope, the Nine Commitments, the principles underpinning it, links between the CHS and other standards, the responsibilities that the CHS places on humanitarian workers and organisations, and how individuals and organisations can apply the CHS.

Who should use the course?

The CHS online course is designed for anyone who wants to use the CHS in their work and takes approximately one hour to complete. It is offered free of charge - just register online at for access. The course is also available in Arabic, Bengali, English, French and Swahili and will be made available in Spanish in the coming months.