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Postgraduate Certificate Online

Emergency and Disaster Management

CQUniversity Australia

12 months
Duration
15360 AUD/year
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About

The Graduate Certificate in Emergency and Disaster Management from CQUniversity Australia is designed for people working in emergency service agencies and professionals working in private, government and non-government community-based organisations who play a role in emergency and disaster management.  

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Overview

During this Emergency and Disaster Management program from CQUniversity Australia , you will draw on the interdisciplinary nature of emergency and disaster management to explore current and emerging trends and national and international approaches, as well as the key concepts and perspectives that underpin contemporary practice. You will be introduced to the fundamental concepts and frameworks that underpin the effective management of emergencies and disasters while developing your skills in analysing research to play a role in the contemporary practice of emergency and disaster management. The course also covers topics in crisis communication and disaster risk reduction.

Career Opportunities

In the Graduate Certificate in Emergency and Disaster Management, you will study a suite of four core subjects and then have the opportunity to tailor the context of your assessment to the workplace context of interest to your career. This will see you enhancing your career advancement opportunities as a specialist in your chosen area being highly employable in the emergency services in Queensland and all Australian states and territories.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leadership in Emergency and Disaster Management
  • Research for Emergency and Disaster Management
  • Building Adaptive Capacity
  • Disaster Risk Reduction 
  • Human Factors in Complex Systems
  • Managing People, Organisations and Context

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

24 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

To be eligible for entry into this course, applicants must hold:

  • A completed Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Certificate IV or Diploma from the Public Safety, Health or Police Training Package; with a minimum 3 years’ experience within the emergency and disaster management field*; or
  • A completed AQF equivalent Diploma in any discipline; with a minimum 3 years’ experience within the emergency and disaster management field*; or
  • A completed AQF equivalent Bachelor degree, in any discipline, or higher equivalent qualification; or
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience within the emergency and disaster management field
CRICOS Provider Code: 00219C

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15360 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15360 AUD for the full programme during 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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