Definition, Scope and types of disasters, objectives of disaster management, vulnerability. Elements of disaster management: preparedness, assessment, recovery, rehabilitation and management. Resource mobilization in disaster management. Information collection and management. Strategies and approaches for disaster management. Logistics and implementation, remedial measures. Community mobilization for disaster management.
Equips the learners with the skills, knowledge, attitudes and competencies in identifying and responding to different types of disasters and make recovery.
Entry requirement: KCSE C- (minus)
Duration: 6 months per module
Exam body: KNEC
Modules: 3 modules