The field of disaster management is becoming increasingly important as government and industries seek to ensure that there is minimal damage, rapid response capability, and a return to normalcy after natural or man-made disasters. This programme is designed to accommodate those students who wish to continue their studies beyond the Certificate of Achievement level.
Demonstrate skills as a first responder in emergency care and treatment.
Develop plans and procedures for dealing with various emergency situations
Demonstrate knowledge of mitigation techniques for preventing or reducing loss from natural or manmade disasters.
Demonstrate knowledge of the basic concepts and operations applicable during and after disaster events.
Demonstrate a working knowledge of the various aspects of mass casualty management
Demonstrate the ability to interpret, analyse, and solve problems related to disasters while working as part of a team.
Implement principles and best practices in incident management.
Communicate effectively in written and oral form in disaster management situations.