Emergency and Disaster Management Certificate
Emergency and disaster management is a vital sector within the healthcare industry, and has a profound impact on the lives of individuals and communities who find themselves at the front-line of a natural or human-made disaster.
When an emergency situation does arise, strong leadership in the form of effective management is vital. Effective leaders are able to coordinate efficient responses that factor in unpredictability and rapidly changing circumstances.
In our Emergency and Disaster Management Certificate course learn about preparation, response, mitigation and recovery, reducing the negative impact of natural hazards and human-made disasters. You will also learn how to approach disaster, emergency and community risks holistically.
Additionally, you will gain practical skills in crisis communication planning and decision-making, and learn to operate in unstable and unpredictable environments with decisiveness.
Emergency and Disaster Management Certificate is a 5-day certificate program. It provides insight into foundation of emergency and disaster management. Courses include system thinking, critical thinking, problem solving, hazard analysis, planning, emergency mitigation, communication, response, and recovery.
You’ll gain a comprehensive understanding of today’s emergency management landscape while mastering the contemporary communication, and technical skills that position you for success.