|Course fee: KSH 70,000, USD 1,000||Start Date: 01/07/2019||End Date: 05/07/2019||Registration closed, view 2018 course calender|
This five (5) days training course explores how new information-, communication- and mapping technologies can be practically used to respond to disasters, augment situational awareness, improve relief coordination and much more. The digital revolution is changing disaster response. From the earthquake in Haiti to Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, the Ebola outbreak in West Africa and the recent earthquake in Nepal, a range of new tools can help national and international organizations respond faster and more effectively. This course covers the use of ICT in disaster response using real case studies for better clarity.
After the course, participants will be able to:
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
This course is beneficial too professional working in the management of disasters including decision makers, developing and planning officials, professionals in the housing, public works, , governmental officials, and NGOs committed to disaster management. The course accommodates participants from all nations.
The course will be delivered through three modules:
Module I: Introduction & Social Media for Crisis Response
Module II: Mapping the Crisis - New Techniques for Disaster Response and Preparedness
Module III: Mobile Response: How Mobile Technology is Changing Disaster Response
Module IV: Looking Ahead: Where New Technologies are Taking Us
· 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.
|Start Date: 01/07/2019||End Date: 05/07/2019|
|Course fee in Kenya Shillings: KSH 70,000||Course fee in USA Dollars: USD 1,000|
|Registration closed, view 2018 course calender|