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Training Course on GIS And Remote Sensing In Disaster Risk Management Course

December 10 @ 8:00 am - December 14 @ 5:00 pm

$900

Training Course on GIS And Remote Sensing In Disaster Risk Management Course

WHO SHOULD APPLY

The course is targeted at professionals who require knowledge and skills on the use of GIS and RS in their organization in the field of disaster management. Participants are welcome from a broad range of organizations including physical planning, institutions, professionals and private GIS and RS related firms.

DURATION

5 Days

COURSE OBJECTIVES

On completion of this course you should be able to:

  • Describe and utilize spatial data, GIS and remote sensing in disaster risk assessment and management
  • Utilize existing sources of historical disaster information and elements at risk data
  • Apply GIS/remote sensing in hazard, vulnerability and risk assessment
  • Employ risk information in emergency preparedness planning
  • Visualize hazard and risk information
  • Apply GIS/remote sensing to post-disaster damage assessment.

COURSE CONTENT

  • Introduction to GIS and remote sensing
  • Basic concepts of GIS/remote sensing
  • Introduction to spatial information
  • Handling spatial information
  • Disaster assessment
  • Risk evaluation
  • Spatial planning
  • GIS/remote sensing application

REQUIREMENTS

Participants should be reasonably proficient in English.

METHODOLOGY

 

The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprises of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields.

 

COURSE Training Center: Datastat Training Center, Nairobi, Kenya

Start Date: 12/10/2018

End Date: 12/14/2018

Fee: Ksh 80000, $900

 

APPLY ONLINE: https://bit.ly/2RZlQDc

WEBSITE: www.datastatresearch.org

EMAIL: info@datastatresearch.org

TELEPHONE : +254724527104

 

Details

Start:
December 10 @ 8:00 am
End:
December 14 @ 5:00 pm
Cost:
$900
Event Category:
Website:
https://bit.ly/2RZlQDc

Organizer

Sammy Gathuru
Phone:
0724527104
Email:
Datastatresearch1@gmail.com
Website:
info@datastatresearch.org

Venue

Comet hse
monrovia street
Nairobi, Nairobi 5402 Select a Country:
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Phone:
+254724527104
Website:
https://bit.ly/2P8pidU
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