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Have you ever viewed a news report depicting the aftermath of a devastating natural disaster? The damage to human life and property are both staggering and heartbreaking. All parts of the world face the possibility of floods, hurricanes, tornados, fires, landslides, earthquakes, tsunamis, and other natural phenomena. Are you prepared if disaster would strike you? This course will help you prepare! The course is appropriate for any learner who is proactive about developing the core competencies of disaster readiness and survival planning. It is especially useful if you are seeking techniques that can ensure your personal protection, as well as the safety of your family, property, and belongings, during a natural disaster. In addition, it offers essential preparation for a variety of emergency situations and inconveniences, even if you do not live in major tornado, flood, hurricane, tsunami, or earthquake zone. For instance, could you and your loved ones manage without access to potable water, electricity, fuel, and banking facilities? If you are unsure of your ability to respond in any of these possible scenarios, this course is for you! Throughout the course, you will be introduced to the Disaster Cycle, specifically the Mitigation and Recovery phases, and will create an extensive personal preparedness plan for survival in the absence of common amenities, such as food and water, shelter, and communication. You will also acquire practical, easy-to-apply strategies for maintaining a healthy attitude during disaster which can allow you to remain calm, avoid panic, and draw upon inner and outer resources in dire circumstances. Although death may be an inevitable outcome of extreme circumstances, a balanced outlook can provide comfort for all parties involved. Finally, issues of how institutions and governments can aid in disaster are also discussed. If you are interested in this topic you may be interested in other online programs at the University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing. Learn more about those programs by visiting our website:



30. Jan. 2017

Really great course that's paced well. I believe this is a course everyone should and CAN take! These things are important to know especially if you live in an area where disasters are prone.


7. Okt. 2020

grateful to have this kind of Course in here while having sponsor. Most important course because it teaches the basic surviving skills and safety during disaster. likewise, Safety First!

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von Audra R B

1. Nov. 2015

Very informative. Great illustration.

von cassandra m

26. Sep. 2020

This course has taught me great deal

von Bhupendra P S

6. Mai 2020

Thanks for providing this oppotynity

von Peter B

19. Apr. 2020

Very interesting and helpful course.

von Sudeep H

9. Apr. 2019

Knowledgeable and interesting course

von Elizabeth C

10. Dez. 2015

relevant course for everyone to take

von Mehtab H

25. Apr. 2020

Very informative and useful course.

von Nahum M C

15. Dez. 2022

Great and very informative course!

von Payman S

1. Nov. 2020

A good and practical Course


von Soumyadip K

26. Okt. 2020

very good course .i learned a lot

von agada o t

17. Mai 2020

Mind-Blowing and Very Educative.

von Brian M

12. Aug. 2021

This is a very important topic!

von Harikrishnan J

20. Mai 2021

The course is more informative.

von Dana A

30. Okt. 2016

Enjoyed the course. thank you!

von Elijah H

21. Sep. 2016

This course is a piece of shit.

von handrian r

13. Sep. 2020

Very informative and aplicable

von Raj K N

4. Juli 2018

A must do course for everyone.

von PEMS R M B

11. Feb. 2021

It is good and presentable...


21. Mai 2020

Amazing learning experience.

von Rishabh R

21. Mai 2020

Amazing & excellent course

von Monira M

10. Okt. 2018

very informative and clear

von Yuda P A S

2. Jan. 2021

This course is verry nice

von Atanu S

7. Mai 2020

Learn a lot of essentials

von Tanishq C

21. Feb. 2018

very nice and informative

von Javier S

28. Sep. 2017

A great course. Thank you