Online self-paced short course consisting of 1 module (40 min).
The course is for all emergency services personnel and people with an interest in Emergency Management.
On completion of this program, participants will be able to:
Describe Emergency Risk Management in NSW
Define related key terms such as Emergency Management, Risk, Risk Management, Risk Assessment, Risk Management Principles, Risk Management Framework and Risk Register
Explain why communication and consultation are important throughout the entire Risk Management Process
Identify who is involved in Emergency Risk Management in NSW
Participants are not formally assessed during the course.
National unit of competency
This course does not align with a national unit of competency.
Personal information disclosure
The organisation you nominate during enrolment may request information from OEM about staff or volunteers who undertake this course. The only information released by OEM will be your name and details relating to the course. All other personal details will not be released by OEM and will remain confidential. Your organisation collects this information to determine who, or the number of staff/volunteers, completes this training. Therefore, enrolment in this course is acknowledgement that this information can be released to the organisation you have nominated during registration.
The Welfare Services Functional Area delivers key welfare services to meet the immediate needs of disaster affected people (children, adults, and/or families) and administers Disaster Relief Grants for eligible applicants. The Key Welfare Services are defined as emergency accommodation, catering, personal support, material aid, immediate financial assistance and disaster relief grants.