Emergency Response and Crisis Management


The purpose of this module is to enable students to understand and apply the principles of emergency response planning and crisis management.  It considers the need for emergency and crisis response planning and an integrated approach to emergency management.  Emergency organisation and procedures are also studied.


At the end of the course you will be able to

  1. Define the requirements and importance of Emergency and Crisis Response Management
  2. Discuss aspects of integrated emergency management
  3. Generate appropriate emergency and crisis response documentation


Outline content

  • Emergency management basics
  • Emergency anticipation and assessment
  • Emergency prevention and mitigation
  • Emergency preparations – planning, organisation, training, documentation, mutual aid, drills & exercises, etc.
  • Emergency response and recovery
  • Crisis management overview



Study options

Distance learning


In-house customised training can be provided upon request.  Enquire for further details.

Discuss requirements

I wish to discuss my requirements with a professional advisor.

Discuss requirements - Learning pages

Subscribe to RISKworld

Please use this form to subscribe to RISKworld. You will also receive exclusive access to the Risktec Essentials series, plus notifications of new events and publications.

Subscribe to publications - Form 14 - Delete if not used
Our services Learning Courses Emergency Response and Crisis Management