University of Applied Research & Development (UARD)
During this course, students will learn to distinguish between disaster management and risk management, explain selected models of disaster management, describe the strategies for risk mitigation, and identify actions needed for post-disaster management.
The learning outcomes for the module are as follows:
- Define and demonstrate spatial analysis tools
- Use spatial and GIS data to create visualisations of risk and response
- Responsibilities of the Incident Commander
- Incident Action Plan (IAP)
- Concepts and Principles
22 – 26 hours with the ability to start/stop/return at any time.
This course is for:
- first responders,
- active service military,
- emergency managers and
Take this course to understand the theory behind their practice and increase their professional capacity when responding to a major emergency. This course is also aimed at personnel who form part of the Emergency Response organization.