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Community Development

Intex Management Institute offers Online and Distance Learning Certificate Course in Community Based Disaster Risk Management from:

Start Date: 4th October 2017

Course End Date: 6th December 2017

Registration Deadline: 2nd October 2017

 Certificate Course in Community Based Disaster Risk Management

Community Based Disaster Risk Management is a process to enhance the safety of communities vulnerable to natural disasters and protect common property and community resources in disaster prone areas through appropriate capacity building measures at community level. It also enhances livelihood opportunities through community based disaster mitigation initiatives.

The aim of this Course
The aim of the course is to help the learner to understand the concepts, tools and mechanisms that help design and implement community based disaster risk management programs to build community capacity and promote the culture of safety.

Course Content

  • Concepts and terminologies of CBDRM
  • Community based disaster risk management
  • Understanding disaster risk reduction at family level
  • Community Participatory tools &Techniques
  • Understanding risk
  • Risk management strategy and plan
  • Community preparedness and response
  • Disaster response systems and practices
  • Participatory Monitoring and Evaluation

 Course Outcome
By the end of the training the learner will:

  • Explain the conceptual framework in reducing risk
  • Design and conduct community based vulnerability and capacity assessment
  • Identify measures for hazards and vulnerability and capacity assessment
  • Prepare risk reduction plans and understand how to integrate them into development programmes
  • Document best practice and lesson learnt in community based disaster risk management

Project staff, advisers, volunteers, humanitarian workers, disaster risk managers and consultants involved in community based projects.

Course Organizers

Intex Management Institute was registered in 1983. We have been offering a wide range of Human Resource Management training programs both online and open workshops, building capacity to enhance effective service delivery for NGOs, CBOs, Public and Private sector.

Currently we are training participants from various organizations such as UNDP – Burundi, World Food Programme – Zimbabwe, Red Cross – South Sudan, State Ministry of Education – South Sudan, MEDAIR – South Sudan, AAH - South Sudan, CRF - South Sudan, Norwegian Refugee – Liberia, Zenab for Women Development - Sudan, Action AID, Word Health Organization, AMREF, USAID, National AIDs Control Council, International Committee of the Red Cross among others.

Training Methodology:

  • All training materials will be availed through online or distance learning
  • Your commitment time: 5 – 6 hours per week
  • Learn at your own time schedule
  • You will receive weekly feedback from our committed instructors
  • You are expected to submit weekly assignments electronically
  • At the end of the course you will be issued with a certificate

Other Requirements

  • You will be required to use email, upload and download documents in word, power point or PDF format
  • Send assignments by email
  • An offline DVD or hard copies of the training materials may be sent to those who do not have access to the internet.

Learning Materials
Course materials, Exercises and templates will be provided.

Course Exercises
Students are required to test their own learning by completing exercises and tasks for each unit of the course.

Course Assignments
Students will be required to submit four assignments to demonstrate their understanding of the course content.

Course Duration       :           8 weeks (2 months)
Target Region           :           Global
Course Fee              :           USD 400
Language                :           English
General Contact       :           Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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