Disaster & Emergency Response Managers (4161)

Disaster management is the management of resources and programs for responding to emergency situations caused by natural events such as earthquakes, floods, and tornadoes. It's often combined with emergency management, which includes emergencies caused by human activity. A disaster management specialist plans and directs programs and procedures for responding to natural disasters such as floods, hurricanes, earthquakes, and tornadoes. (Environmentalscience.org)

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The University of Manitoba does not offer any specialized educational programs in Disaster or Emergency Response Management. Please view the links below for more information about training programs. If you are a University of Manitoba student who would like assistance with determining an education plan that suits your unique goals, speak with a Career Consultant.

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Date modified: October 24, 2018