Training Course on ICT for disaster management

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Training Course on ICT for disaster management

Time: April 9, 2018 at 8am to April 13, 2018 at 5pm
Location: Nairobi
Street: Monrovia Street
City/Town: Nairobi
Website or Map:
Phone: +254724527104
Event Type: training
Organized By: Datastat Research Center
Latest Activity: Feb 26

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Training Course on ICT for disaster management


IT courses can help you turn your love of all things geek, and passion for a particular industry, into a brilliant career as a programmer, network professional, technical support, security specialist and more. You could work in a variety of areas – from aerospace, banking and computing, through to e-commerce, manufacturing, telecommunications and travel.


5 days.


The course is targeted at relevant government entities such as the National Disaster Management Authorities (NDMA) and their partners, in particular:

  • Those responsible for coordinating the delivery of ICT services during emergencies
  • Those responsible for regulating ICT services or who have an impact on ICT functions


By the end of the training the learner should be in a position to:

  • Develop knowledge and skills to plan, implement and manage ICT solutions to support emergency preparedness and response
  • Enhance emergency preparedness and response through effective ICT services
  • Enhance collaboration and cooperation between government stakeholders and humanitarian responders in the area of ICT emergency preparedness and response
  • Review methodologies for disaster risk assessment, conducting ICT capacity analysis and discuss potential gaps that need to be addressed.
  • Draft a personal action plan that supports building the ICT emergency preparedness and response capacity.


  • Tools and Terminology
  • Overview of Disasters and Emergencies
  • Humanitarian Response to Disasters
  • Humanitarian ICT Response
  • Emergency Management Cycle
  • Role of IT in Emergency Management
  • Legal Framework
  • Your National Disaster Management Framework
  • Disaster Risk Assessment and ICT Capacity Gap Analysis
  • Tools for Communication and Information Management
  • ICT Readiness for Business Continuity


Proficiency in use of English language

Meet admission criteria


The trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach such as presentations, group work, guided sessions of practical exercise and web based tutorials. 


START DATE: 04/09/2018

END DATE: 04/13/2018



Contact Us
Postal Add: 5402-00100

Nairobi, Kenya

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Mobile No: +254724527104

Head Office: Comet House 1st floor 12A, Along Monrovia Street




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