Learning Management System

Learning Management System

Duration: 5 Hours | Self-paced Features: Online Reading | Engaging Tutorials | MCQs Language: English

Objectives & Benefits:

Gujarat Institute of Disaster Management (GIDM) has developed this 5 hours basic course on Disaster Risk Management (DRM) with a noble idea of fostering the culture of disaster resilience. The content of the course has been developed by DRM professionals, keeping in mind the priorities of Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction (SFDRR), starting with an understanding of disaster risk and thereby moving on to understanding DRM and state of affairs of DRM at the global and national level.

Participants:

Disaster Risk Management is a Multi-Dimensional Subject, and requires Capacities Enhancement of whole of the society for effective DRR.

GIDM Offers a basic 5 Hours Self-paced Certificate Course for all Interested Participants totally Free of Cost.

This Course can be done by participants from any background to enhance their understanding for DRM.

Course Structure:

The course is divided into 3 units. The units have been designed, keeping in view, the Priorities for Action of SFDRR, starting with an exclusive element on understanding disaster risk and thereby moving on to understand the disaster risk management machinery (inclusive of the governance aspects as well as the financial elements) in the nation, with necessary emphasis on enhanced preparedness for effective response, and finally ending on establishing a comprehensive coherence of different international framework and agenda which is absolutely essential for developing a disaster resilient sustainable development.

Gujarat Institute of Disaster Management in collaboration with Gujarat University
and SEEDS Learning Academy launches

ONLINE CERTIFICATE COURSE ON
DISASTER RISK MANAGEMENT

  • Gujarat Institute of Disaster Management
  • Gujarat University
  • Seeds

BASICS OF DISASTER RISK
MANAGEMENT

 
BASICS OF<br />
DISASTER RISK MANAGEMENT
  • Course Duration
  • Online Reading
  • Engaging Tutorials
  • Available in English Language
  • OBJECTIVES AND BENEFITS

    The basic course on Disaster Risk Management by Gujarat Institute of Disaster Management in collaboration with SEEDS Learning Academy is an exciting and informative precursor programme. Participants get introduced to the theme of disaster risk management and its importance. The course based on tacit knowledge and practical wisdom gained from experience.

  • PARTICIPANTS

    PARTICIPANTS

    The course invites participants from various streams and backgrounds and is open to all sections of society.

  • COURSE STRUCTURE

    A three-hour online course (spread over a week ) that is divided into six units.

    • Understanding disasters
    • Knowing stakeholders
    • Before disasters
    • During disasters
    • After disasters
    • Acting and Reading materials

    will be based on learning from the ground. All materials will be available online.

     

ONLINE COURSE ON DISASTER RISK MANAGEMENT

 
BASICS OF<br />
DISASTER RISK MANAGEMENT
  • Course Duration
  • Online Reading
  • Engaging Tutorials
  • Discussion Groups
  • Query Responses
  • Available in English Language
  • OBJECTIVES AND BENEFITS

    The Disaster Risk Management course will build systematised knowledge and skills. Participants will be able to: 1. Develop practice-based knowledge and a rounded perspective 2. Hone areas of interest, skills and build capacity to deliver solutions to diverse stakeholders 3. Get a clear understanding on the basics of disaster management 4. Get tested and certified on theskills developed.

  • PARTICIPANTS

    PARTICIPANTS

    The course invites young participants from various streams and backgrounds across universities and colleges of Gujarat.

  • COURSE STRUCTURE

    The 30 hours of the course (spread over three months) will be divided into six units.

    • Understanding disasters
    • Knowing stakeholders
    • Before disasters
    • During disasters
    • After disasters
    • Acting ahead

    In all, there will be six quizzes (one for each unit). These quizzes help test the reasoning abilities of the participants. Towards the end of the course, a final narrative assignment must be completed.

     

  • METHODOLOGY

    The planned methodology incorporates a blend of learning approaches including online reading material, tutorials, web discussion groups and responses to specific queries. Reading material will be interesting and informative based on experiential learning from the ground.

  • EVALUATION

    Participants must successfull complete the unit-based quiz to move to the next level. Evaluation of the overall performance would be a continuous process. Marks are allotted for quiz submissions, participation in the webinar, final assignment and on overall participation in the entire course. At the end of the course, a certificate will be awarded to the passing candidates.

ONLINE CERTIFICATE COURSE ON DISASTER RISK MANAGEMENT

 
BASICS OF<br />
DISASTER RISK MANAGEMENT
  • Course Duration
  • Online Reading
  • Engaging Tutorials
  • Discussion Groups
  • Query Responses
  • Workshop for three days
  • Available in English Language
  • OBJECTIVES AND BENEFITS

    The Disaster Risk Management course will build systematised knowledge and skills. Participants will be able to: 1. Develop practice-based knowledge and a rounded perspective 2. Hone areas of interest, skills and build capacity to deliver solutions to diverse stakeholders 3. Get a clear understanding on the basics of disaster management 4. Get tested and certified on the skills developed.

  • PARTICIPANTS

    PARTICIPANTS

    The course invites participants from all walks of life.

  • COURSE STRUCTURE

    A 42-hour course (spread over six months) will be divided into six units.

    • Understanding disasters
    • Knowing stakeholders
    • Before disasters
    • During disasters
    • After disasters
    • Acting ahead

    In all, there will be six quizzes (one for each unit). These quizzes help test the reasoning abilities of the participants. Towards the end of the course, a final narrative assignment must be completed.

     

  • METHODOLOGY

    The planned methodology incorporates a blend of learning approaches including online reading material, tutorials, web discussion groups and responses to specific queries. Reading material will be interesting and informative based on experiential learning from the ground.

  • CONTACT PROGRAMME

    A three-day contact programme will help provide in-depth understanding of operations in real-world emergencies. . Built around a simulation exercise, it will replicate aspects of procedures in place, preparedness measures and response requirements and actions.

  • EVALUATION

    Participants must successfully complete the unit-based quiz to move to the next level. Evaluation of the overall performance would be a continuous process. Marks are allotted for quiz submissions, participation in the webinar, final assignment and on overall participation in the entire course. At the end of the course, a certificate will be awarded to the passing candidates.