Mainstreaming Gender into Community Based Disaster Risk Management
February 1-5, 2016
Indepth Research Services
Nairobi, Kenya
Cost and Registration: $1,100, register before January 25

This course is designed to help participants learn how to better integrate gender into the concepts of community-based disaster risk management. Topics covered include understanding disasters and risk management, incorporating gender perspectives, conducting gender-based risk assessments, and identifying gender-sensitive indicators for disaster risk reduction.

Online Courses
NVFC Health and Safety Program
National Volunteer Fire Council
Cost and Registration: Free for a limited time, register online

These on-demand, self-paced courses cover a variety of behavioral and physical safety issues for firefighters and emergency responders. Topics include behavioral health in fire and emergency management, safe emergency vehicle operations, flawed situational awareness, helping families adapt to volunteer fire service, injury preventions, and incident safety officer training.