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March 22, 2009


Second India Disaster Management Congress, 4-6 February, 2009

National Programmes for Capacity Building of Engineers and Architects in Earthquake Risk Management


National Institute of Disaster Management, New Delhi and The World Bank Institute, Washington are offering the following On-line Training Courses during 2009-10

Basic Course: (Duration: Six Weeks)

Comprehensive Natural Disaster Risk Management Framework

o First Course - April 6 – 17 May, 2009 (Click for Details)
o Second Course - 29 June – 9 August, 2009
o Third Course - 21 Sept. – 1 November, 09
o Fourth Course - 14 December – 24 January, 2010

Specialized Courses: (Duration: Four Weeks each)

1. Community Based Disaster Risk Management
o First Course: 6 April – 3 May 2009
o Second Course: 4 January – 31 January 2010

2. Safer Cities
o First Course: 4 May – 31 May 2009
o Second Course: 1 February – 28 February 2010

3. Financial Strategies for Managing Economic Impacts of Disasters
18 May – 14 June 2009
4. Damage & Reconstruction Needs Assessment

10 August – 6 September 2009

5. Climate Change & Disaster Management

o First Course: 14 September – 11 October 2009
o Second Course: 1 March – 28 March 2010

6. Earthquake Risk Mitigation
o First Course: 9 November – 6 December 2009
o Second Course: 15 February - 14 March 2010

7. Land Use Planning
7 December 2009 – 3 January 2010

Methodology: Course materials shall be provided in CD and shall also be available On Line. Experts of

NIDM and WBI shall conduct the Courses which will consist of on line discussion, knowledge sharing, assignments and end of course projects. Certificates shall be awarded to successful participants.

Eligibility: Basic Course is open to anyone interested to know about disaster management.


Courses are offered to those who have completed the Basic Course or are having specialized
qualifications or work experiences on subjects related to the Course themes.

Language: English

Fees: Rs. 1500 for Basic and Rs. 1000 for Specialized Courses

Applications: Application can be made on plain paper stating name of the course, name of applicant, age, qualifications, experience, occupation, email id, telephone and postal address along with course fees in bank draft favouring Executive Director, NIDM payable at New Delhi.

Applications shall be addressed to Executive Director, National Institute of Disaster Management, IIPA

Campus, IP Estate, Ring Road, New Delhi – 110 002 so as to reach atleast 15 days in advance from the date of commencement of the course.

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