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Course Name: Geographical Information System (GIS) and Remote Sensing (RS) Technologies for Disaster Risk Management

Special offer for group registration:
Number of participants Fees
2-5 $ 700
6 -10 $ 650
11-50 $ 500
> 50 $ 450
To register as a group, contact us through: E: trainings@vitalextralearning.com or give us a call on T: +254707053111
Course Date Duration Location Fee: Registrations
Date: 21/02/2022 - 25/02/2022 5 Days Nairobi, Kenya $ 750 Click to register
Date: 07/03/2022 - 11/03/2022 5 Days Abuja, Nigeria $ 750 Click to register
Date: 18/04/2022 - 22/04/2022 5 Days Nairobi, Kenya $ 750 Click to register
Date: 25/04/2022 - 29/04/2022 5 Days Kigali, Rwanda $ 750 Click to register
Date: 23/05/2022 - 27/05/2022 5 Days Abuja, Nigeria $ 750 Click to register
Date: 20/06/2022 - 24/06/2022 5 Days Abuja, Nigeria $ 750 Click to register
Date: 18/07/2022 - 22/07/2022 5 Days Nairobi, Kenya $ 750 Click to register
Date: 25/07/2022 - 29/07/2022 5 Days Kigali, Rwanda $ 750 Click to register
Date: 22/08/2022 - 26/08/2022 5 Days Abuja, Nigeria $ 750 Click to register
Date: 19/09/2022 - 23/09/2022 5 Days Nairobi, Kenya $ 750 Click to register
Date: 17/10/2022 - 21/10/2022 5 Days Abuja, Nigeria $ 750 Click to register
Date: 21/11/2022 - 25/11/2022 5 Days Pretoria, South Africa $ 750 Click to register
Date: 05/12/2022 - 09/12/2022 5 Days Nairobi, Kenya $ 750 Click to register

Duration

5 Days

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Email: info@ vitalextralearning.com

Telephone:
+234 (0) 8038 066705,
+234 (0) 9039055940
+254 707 053 111

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Course Description

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) play an important role in disaster risk management since disaster risk information is spatial in nature. Extreme climatic events is causing a rapid increase in vulnerability of communities exposed to hazardous events. Natural disasters inflict severe damage on almost the entire spectrum of social and natural habitats, ranging from housing and shelter, water, food, health, sanitation, and waste management to information and communication networks, supply of power and energy, and transportation infrastructure. There is a great need to utilize disaster risk information in planning for effective coping mechanisms of disaster risk reduction. For this, there is a significant need to create awareness among the disaster management professionals regarding the importance of GIS and Remote Sensing. This course aims at impacting practical skills on how to use GIS and RS ,to overcome the major challenges faced in ,pre-disasters during disaster and post-disaster management such as during early warning, hazard, vulnerability and risk assessment, damage assessment, as well as in the design of risk reduction measures.

 

Learning outcomes

By the end of this course the participants will be able to:

    Describe and utilize spatial data, GIS and remote sensing in disaster risk assessment and management

    Utilize existing sources of historical disaster information and elements at risk data

    Apply GIS/remote sensing in hazard, vulnerability and risk assessment

    Employ risk information in emergency preparedness planning

    Visualize hazard and risk information

    Apply GIS/remote sensing to post-disaster damage assessment

 

Who should enroll?

This course is ideal for professionals who require knowledge and skills on the use of GIS and RS in their organization in the field of disaster risk management.

 

Send an email to trainings@vitalextralearning.com to request a course training agenda

 

Why train with us

Vital Extra Learning guarantees our clients:

    State-of-the-art facilities and training infrastructure

    Extended tradition of hand-holding during post engagement

    Service delivery through highly seasoned industry experts.

    Value for money

 

TRAINING CUSTOMIZATION

This training can be customized for your institution or delivered at your preferred location upon request. For training customization, contact us through
Email: info@ vitalextralearning.com
Telephone:
+234 (0) 8038 066705,
+234 (0) 9039055940
+254 707 053 111

LANGUAGE
English

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