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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. 

Course Schedule

No Start Date End Date Action
1. 13/01/2020 17/01/2020 Register
2. 02/09/2019 06/09/2019 Register
3. 16/09/2019 20/09/2019 Register
4. 30/09/2019 04/10/2019 Register
5. 14/10/2019 18/10/2019 Register
6. 28/10/2019 01/11/2019 Register
7. 11/11/2019 15/11/2019 Register
8. 25/11/2019 29/11/2019 Register
9. 09/12/2019 13/12/2019 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

Contact Us

Mobile No: +254724527104/ +254734969612

Email Add: info@datastatreseach.org

Postal Add: 5402-00100

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