Disaster management (DM) is about dealing with natural and manmade disasters. As a disaster management expert, you would be required to tackle disasters and then rebuild the affected area. From disaster preparedness to its management, experts work on every aspect of containing the fallout of disasters.
What do they do?
Disaster preparedness may include all the activities that are carried out during a disaster. It may start with issuing an advance notice of a catastrophe to inform people and mitigate the proposed damage through the use of available resources aimed at relief, and rehabilitation. Mitigation and management are the buzz words for disaster management experts.
Mitigation and management are the buzz words for disaster management experts.
- Mental and physical fitness to handle all types of circumstances
- Ability to take timely actions
- Alertness and ability to implement plans
- Ability to take responsibilities
How do I get there?
The courses are offered at the certificate, undergraduate, postgraduate degree and diploma levels