mepeace.org

Training Course on ICT for disaster management

Event Details

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: https://goo.gl/i8pS6e
Phone: +254724527104
Event Type: training
Organized By: Datastat Research Center
Latest Activity: Feb 26

Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)

Event Description

Training Course on ICT for disaster management

INTRODUCTION

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.

DURATION

5 days.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

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

COURSE OBJECTIVES

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.

COURSE CONTENT

  • 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

REQUIREMENTS

Proficiency in use of English language

Meet admission criteria

METHODOLOGY

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

APPLY ONLINE: https://goo.gl/i8pS6e

 

Contact Us
Postal Add: 5402-00100

Nairobi, Kenya

Email Add: info@datastatresearch.org 

Mobile No: +254724527104

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

 

 

 

Welcome to mepeace.org. Enjoy it, share yourself, volunteer to help and support us. Make new friends, participate in forum discussions or start your own, respect the guidelines and if you have a question see our FAQ. Please share your feedback and invite your friends to join us.

Comment

RSVP for Training Course on ICT for disaster management to add comments!

Join mepeace.org

Attending (1)

Translate mepeace.org

Latest Activity

Datastat Research Center posted an event
Thumbnail

TRAINING COURSE ON LINKING EMERGENCY AID TO FOOD AND NUTRITION SECURITY at Datastat Research Center

August 6, 2018 at 8am to August 10, 2018 at 4pm
TRAINING COURSE ON LINKING EMERGENCY AID TO FOOD AND NUTRITION SECURITYSee other courses: …See More
Wednesday
Datastat Research Center posted events
Jul 3
Kayi Mivedo updated their profile
Jun 19
Eyal Raviv posted a discussion

Uri Avnery: Siamese Twins

Uri Avnery's Column(Reprinted on mepeace.org with the express permission of Uri Avnery)​Siamese…See More
Jun 16
Fatma Eldesouky updated their profile
Jun 13
Linda Nothing posted a status
May 27
James OFFUH and Linda Nothing are now friends
May 26
Eyal Raviv posted a discussion

Uri Avnery: The Luck of the Gambler

Uri Avnery's Column(Reprinted on mepeace.org with the express permission of Uri Avnery)​The Luck of…See More
May 25

Search mepeace.org

"Like" us on Facebook

Promote MEPEACE online

Badge

Loading…

© 2018   Created by Eyal Raviv. Supported by One Region, One Future.   ..

Feedback | Report an Issue  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service