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Multi-hazard risk assessment training

Event Info

Date 18th Feb 2019 - 27th Feb 2019
Location Appleton Resort
Price
Event Organiser Versed Professional Services LTD

The training deals with the procedures to collect, analyze and evaluate spatial information for risk assessment from natural and human-induced hazards (such as geological hazard, hydro-meteorological hazards, environmental hazards and technological hazards). The training will guide you through the entire process of risk assessment, on the basis of a case study of a city exposed to multiple hazards, in a developing country (RiskCity). Also, a number of case studies are used in Europe (Italy, France), China, and Georgia.

Objectives

  • Understand the concepts of hazard assessment, elements at risk mapping, vulnerability assessment, and risk assessment;
  • Formulate the spatial data requirements for risk assessment;
  • Generate elements at risk database using GIS;
  • Formulate the requirements of hazard data and methods;
  • Apply various methods for vulnerability assessment;
  • Generate risk maps using qualitative and quantitative methods;
  • Have insight into how a risk assessment could be carried out in your own situation.

 

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Event Info

Date 18th Feb 2019 - 27th Feb 2019
Location Appleton Resort
Price
Event Organiser Versed Professional Services LTD