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Disaster Mitigation

A required course in the Specialized Studies Program in Emergency Management and Disaster Recovery.

Course Description

Learn and apply the major principles involved in preparing for and mitigating the impact hazards as result of a man-made, natural, or cyber-crime related disasters. Understand the differences between hazards and disasters and the required steps in the risk assessment process. Analyze each phase of the local hazard mitigation planning processes and how these processes integrate with governmental resources and plans. Identify measures and resources that are required to minimize the effects of a wide range of potential hazards. Be able to prepare a Hazard Vulnerability Analysis (HVA) to recognize risks then prioritize planning, mitigation, response and recovery activities.

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  • Details
  • $550
  • Reg#: 00184
  • ID/Units: SOCECOL X498.88  (1.50)
    ( Section 1 )
  • Quarter: FALL 2021