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Web-based Training Event

Comprehensive disaster risk management framework

Basic Information
Date: 
14/04/2014 - 23/05/2014
Event Organisers: 

Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative

Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Web-based Training Event
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

The Comprehensive Disaster Risk Management Framework (CDRMF) is th

Online certificate course on mainstreaming gender into community based disaster risk management

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Mon, 31/03/2014
Basic Information
Date: 
02/04/2014 - 23/05/2014
Venue Country: 
Nigeria
Event Organisers: 

Human Rights and Justice Group International (HRJGI)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Web-based Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
This course aims at project staff, advisers, volunteers, women activist, humanitarian workers, disaster risk managers, gender desk officers and consultants, involved in facilitating integration of non discriminatory behaviour and equality between men and women. Candidates should have a good written command of English language and good competence and comfort with computer and internet use.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known
Training Requirements: 

This is an online course, so you'll need to have a computer with an Internet connection, and you'll need a web-browser (you can use IE or FireFox). All the course materials you'll need to complete this course are provided in the course modules. You will not need to purchase any additional materials, resources, or books. You will also have the opportunity of experiencing the best online training platform.

Tuition Remarks: 

US$300. There is a limited amount of partial scholarships available for this course for applicants from developing countries, based on financial need.

The Hyogo Framework for Action, the global roadmap for disaster ri

Image Analysis for Natural Disaster Response

Basic Information
Date: 
04/03/2014
Event Organisers: 

Exelis Visual Information Solutions

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Web-based Training Event
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known
Additional Information: 

The dates for the webinar differ for the different languages.

The Webinar in English will be held 14:00 (GMT) on Tuesday 4 March 2014; there is also special application website.

The Webinar in German will be held 11:00 (GMT) on Thursday 6 March 2014; there is also special application website.

The Webinar in Italian will be held 15:00 (GMT) on Thursday 6 March 2014; there is also special application webseite.

The Webinar in French will be held 11:00 (GMT) on Tuesday 4 March 2014; there is also special application website.

The webinar is designed to help you understand how ENVI image analysis software can be used to:

Introduction to Disaster Management

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Fri, 14/02/2014
Basic Information
Date: 
26/02/2014 - 19/03/2014
Event Organisers: 

The World Bank

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Web-based Training Event
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

This course is the introductory course of the World Bank Institute’s e-learning pr

Safe and Resilient Cities

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Tue, 08/10/2013
Basic Information
Date: 
15/10/2013 - 15/11/2013
Event Organisers: 

The World Bank

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Web-based Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
City officials in developing countries
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known
Tuition Remarks: 

free of charge

This e-learning course focuses on disaster risk management (DRM) at the city level

Workflows to Manage and Share Imagery in ArcGIS

Basic Information
Date: 
22/08/2013
Event Organisers: 

ESRI - GIS and Mapping software

Presented by Colin Childs

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Web-based Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
GIS analysts and other ArcGIS users who use ArcGIS to manage and share imagery. Familiarity with creating and using mosaic datasets to work with imagery is recommended. Those less familiar with mosaic datasets are encouraged to take the free training seminar Working with Imagery at ArcGIS 10.1 prior to attending.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

Seminar Overview

Training: GIS Data Quality

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Mon, 11/02/2013
Basic Information
Date: 
11/03/2013 - 19/04/2013
Event Organisers: 

Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Web-based Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
The course is useful to novices in the realm of remote sensing, as well as to those experienced in some aspects but lacking a complete overview of the state of the art and/or the conceptual foundation.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known
Training Requirements: 

Bachelor degree or equivalent from a recognised university in a discipline related to the course, preferably combined with working experience in a relevant field.

Training Tuition: 
1,000.00 USD
Additional Information: 

The study load is 20 to 24 hours per week. All materials including (most of) the software will be provided online in ITC's digital learning environment Blackboard. Most materials will be sent on a DVD to enable convenient offline study. We will use email for individual communication and a discussion board in Blackboard for group communication.

Distance course in

GIS Data Quality

 

Geostatistics and Open-Source Statistical Computing

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Tue, 01/01/2013
Basic Information
Date: 
21/01/2013 - 28/02/2013
Event Organisers: 

Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Web-based Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
This course is aimed at postgraduate students and working professionals who wish to apply spatial statistics and geostatistical computing in research and consulting projects.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known
Training Requirements: 

Bachelor degree or equivalent from a recognised university in a discipline related to the course, preferably combined with working experience in a relevant field.

Training Tuition: 
500.00 USD
Additional Information: 

The study load is 20 to 24 hours per week. All materials including (most of) the software will be provided online in ITC's digital learning environment Blackboard. Most materials will be sent on a DVD to enable convenient offline study. We will use email for individual communication and a discussion board in Blackboard for group communication.

Distance course in

Geostatistics and Open-Source Statistical Computing

 

Multi-Hazard Risk Assessment

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
Basic Information
Event Organisers: 

Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Web-based Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
This course is designed for all those who have to carry out risk assessment and require knowledge and skills in using a GIS to handle the necessary the procedures, such as professionals working in governmental and non-governmental organizations, planners, engineers, architects, geographers, environmental specialists and university teachers.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known
Training Requirements: 

Bachelor degree or equivalent from a recognised university in a discipline related to the course, preferably combined with working experience in a relevant field.

Training Tuition: 
1,000.00 USD
Additional Information: 

The study load is 20 to 24 hours per week. All materials including (most of) the software will be provided online in ITC's digital learning environment Blackboard. Most materials will be sent on a DVD to enable convenient offline study. We will use email for individual communication and a discussion board in Blackboard for group communication.

Distance course in

Multi-Hazard Risk Assessment

 

UNIGIS International Association Qualifications

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
Basic Information
Event Organisers: 

UNIGIS International

Language of event: 
Various languages
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Web-based Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
Individuals aiming at a career in GI or professionals already active in this field
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

The UNIGIS International Association is the world’s premier distance education initiative offering masters and diploma programmes in Geographical Information Science and System