Natural disaster awareness for community leaders

Type:
Training Course
Organizer:
National Disaster Training Preparedness Center (NDPTC)
Date:
28 Feb 2014
Location:
United States of America (Southampton, New York)
Venue:
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Community leaders have the responsibility and opportunity to enhance their communities’ ability to prepare for, mitigate, respond to, and recover from all forms of disasters. This course will help to enhance these individuals’ understanding of disasters, risk assessment in the context of disaster management, prevailing emergency management procedures and operations, and the different vulnerability factors that exist within their local communities.


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Target audience

This course is intended for traditional community leaders, religious organizations, the business community, civic groups, elected leaders, emergency managers, and first responders.


How to register

For further information kindly email John Botos


Keywords

Themes:
Community-based DRR, Risk Identification & Assessment, Social Impacts & Resilience
Countries:
United States of America
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