Disaster risk management

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Publication Date: 
20 July 2012
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UN Millennium Development Goal: 
Ensure environmental sustainability
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Attend this informative Disaster Risk Management 3 day course and gain practical insight

Attend this informative Disaster Risk Management 3 day course and gain practical insight to:

  • Identifying risks.
  • Natural and emerging risks.
  • The disaster Management act No. 57 of 2002.
  • Disaster planning.
  • After disaster – damage control.

This course is accredited by ECSA with 3 CPD points- SAAMA (00322) Participants will be competent on the following specific outcomes:

  1. Identify and discuss types of disasters and their implications on a macro and micro level.
  2. Discuss approaches to disaster management.
  3. Identify and implement disaster management policies.
  4. Analyse various disaster scenarios and make recommendations for effective disaster management.

The programme is a highly interactive one, where participants use group work and case studies to achieve the workshop objective. Each participant will receive a workbook and be assessed after the workshop. The workshop will have a post workshop assignment, which will be used for assessment purposes.

Date: 1st, 2nd + 3rd August 2012

Venue: Diaz Boutique Hotel, Randburg