- 6 video lessons (78 Mins)
Browse Course Chapters
2.A New Era of Catastrophes14 mins
3.What's Hazard Mitigation?17 mins
4.Mitigation Policies and Strategies15 mins
5.Influencing Factors16 mins
6.Recovery Efforts with Lori Field Schwarz13 mins
This course focuses on common planning tools and policies for hazard recovery and mitigation. Disaster Resilience is a product of Texas A&M's Hazard Reduction and Recovery Center, focusing principly on storms, hurricanes, water damage, climatological concerns, and flooding in a new era of catastrophes. Topics include social mitigation for vulnerable communities, adoption and implementation of mitigation strategies, and real-world examples of recovery efforts in areas impacted by Hurricane Ike.
Learn these skills
- Environmental Planning
- Land Use
- Public Health
- Urban Design
- Zoning Codes
This course is approved for 1.5 SACPLAN CPD point.