Damage and Needs Assessment

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
Basic Information
Event Organisers: 

University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Engineering professional development

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Web-based Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
Designed for people involved in disaster management for natural disasters. It will benefit government personnel, representatives of private voluntary agencies, and other individuals interested in disaster/emergency management
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known
Training Tuition: 
230.00 USD
Additional Information: 

Students will earn 30 Professional Development Hours (PDH) and 3 Continuing Education Units (CEU)

Course Summary:

Independent study course

The topics of this course are:

Objectives of Assessment, Elements of Assessment, Use of Baseline Data, Key to Successful Assessment, Common Problems in Disaster Assessment, Common Approaches to Assessment, Assessment Teams, Survey Methods, Assessment Tools and Techniques, Assessment Planning,

General Information

Course information is subject to change.