DV 101 Introduction to Disaster Volunteerism: Management

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Introduction Level Courses 101

Introduction to Disaster Volunteerism: Management

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About This Course

This is an introductory level course for disaster volunteers to grasp basic concepts of disaster response life cycle, disaster response ecosystem, Incident Command System (ICS) and core attributes for volunteers. At the end of this training, disaster volunteers will be equipped to identify the ecosystem and carry out the life cycle of disaster response.

  • Learn about the disaster responder ecosystem
  • Identify the life cycle of disaster response
  • Gain an understanding of the Incident Command System (ICS)
  • Identify core attributes that should be embodied in a disaster volunteer
  • Introduction about WCC
  • Learning Objectives
  • Agenda
  • The Ecosystem
  • Unique Challenges
  • Disaster Management Concepts
  • Policies that Protect
  • Core Attributes
  • Next Steps

Course hour: 1 hours
Delivery method: Classroom and Online
Intended audience: Disaster workers, volunteers