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Introduction to disaster services: a video-based course

Source(s):  American Red Cross

Introduction to disaster services, a video-based course, includes a videotape and this workbook. This course will introduce the reader to disasters and how they affect people and their communities; the community response; and the role of Red Cross Disaster services in preparing for, responding to, and recovering from disasters. It will also enable the reader to identify his/her skills and abilities that he/she would like to apply as a volunteer with disaster services. This package includes a quizz, with answers, a course evaluation and a chart which depicts all possible functions performed on a disaster operation. (UNEsCO)


Format Printed documents
Sub-format Work book or Activity book

Target audiences


Group: Children

Sub-group: Secondary school age (12-18 years)


Group: Adults

Sub-group: General Public

  • Year of publication 1993
  • Author(s) Baldwin, William
  • Language(s) English
  • Price Unknown

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