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Training Course on GIS and Remote Sensing in Disaster Risk Management ยป

Introduction

Training on Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Remote Sensing in Disaster Risk Management & Climate change is an important course that will help in the management of disaster. Most of the disasters and hazardous events are as a result of extreme climatic conditions and increased urban population growth. These disasters cause a lot of suffering among the societies which affects the shelter, food, and causes various disease infections. It is for these reasons that training on disaster management is important. Disaster management information equips people with skills that will help in times of disaster events. Training on Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Remote Sensing in Disaster Risk Management & Climate change is job oriented and thus the trainee will have a chance to secure employment in disaster risk management in the ministry of environment.

Duration

The training will take approximately 5 days

Targeted Audience

The course will be meant for those professionals who are in need to either further or acquire skills on the application of GIS and RS in their organization in the field of disaster management. The trainees from variety of organization are invited for training e.g. Institutions of physical planning, professionals and private GIS and RS related firms.

Duration

5 Days

Learning objectives

And the end of training the participants will be able to:

·         Describe and utilize spatial data, GIS and remote sensing in disaster in management.

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

Methodology

 

The methods of training on application of GIS and RS will include group works, tutorials, guided sessions by the instructor, and presentations among the trainees. The course instructors are well conversant with the concepts on the application of GIS and RS in disaster management.

Onsite Course Fee: Ksh 80,000, USD 900

Online Course Fee: Ksh 40,000, USD 450

Course Schedule

No Start Date End Date Action
5. 28/10/2019 01/11/2019 Register
6. 11/11/2019 15/11/2019 Register
7. 25/11/2019 29/11/2019 Register
8. 09/12/2019 13/09/2019 Register
9. 13/01/2020 17/01/2020 Register
10. 27/01/2020 31/01/2020 Register
11. 10/02/2020 14/02/2020 Register
12. 24/02/2020 28/02/2020 Register
13. 09/03/2020 13/03/2020 Register
14. 23/03/2020 27/03/2020 Register
15. 06/04/2020 10/04/2020 Register
16. 20/04/2020 24/04/2020 Register

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