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Introduction to disaster services: a video-based course

  • Organization:American Red Cross
  • Author:Baldwin, William
  • Year of publication:1993
  • Type:Work book or Activity book
  • Language:English
  • Audience:Children - Secondary school age (12-18 years), Adults - General Public

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)

Keywords

  • Themes:Disaster Risk Management, Education & School Safety
  • Countries/Regions:Americas, United States of America

  • Short URL:http://preventionweb.net/go/4760

 


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