Program Length: 2 years (Diploma)
Highlight: If you want to launch your career in one of the fastest growing fields in North America and you are passionate about disaster handling, take a look at this emergency management program offered by NAIT. With a distance-delivered structure, this emergency management program is offered completely online, giving you the opportunity to study in your own time. A number of scholarships are also available to help students enrolled in this emergency management program. Theoretical knowledge and practical training are combined in this emergency management program, with 19 academic courses and a 15 week project that allows you to apply your knowledge to a real-world crisis. The academic courses offered during this emergency management program include human behaviour in disasters, effective communication, disaster mitigation, environmental disasters, managing responses and recovery, and much more! With a high rate of graduate employment, this emergency management program gives its students great preparation and opportunity for employment in public, private, non-profit, or industry sectors. The techniques and tools acquired during this emergency management program allow you to manage various areas, including business continuity, crisis management, community resilience and more!! AND this emergency management program allows you to apply for additional credentialing through the Disaster Recovery Institute and the International Association of Emergency Managers!
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Cost: Domestic $ 7,000/year; international tuition fees $ 20,000/year