Free ISRO Course with Certificate for Students 75th Geoinformatics for Disaster Management
ISRO launches a free course on Geoinformatics for Disaster Management. If you complete this course you will get a free certificate from ISRO without any examination.
In general Remote Sensing provides data which can be interpreted and analyzed to produce hazard, vulnerability and risk maps, that have immense value in any kind of activities related to disaster management.
Secondly many types of disasters have precursors, which can be detected at an early stage by orbiting satellites, and can be used for the prediction of both rapid and slow disasters.
When a disaster occurs, the aerospace media provides quickest mode of information collection and can be utilized for monitoring during the event.
Geoinformatics can assist in damage assessment and aftermath monitoring, providing a quantitative base for relief operations.
It can be used for main streaming disaster risk reduction in development planning.
Last but not least, it can address climate change/variability and sustainable developmentissues.
COURSE DURATION AND STRUCTURE
The course duration is from April 5th to April 16th 2021. There will be Online session each day followed by an interactive session.
LAST DATE OF REGISTRATION
As the seats are limited, the registration shall be done on a first come, first serve basis.
There is no course fee for attending this programme.
Who can Participate
- Faculty members (teachers) of UGC/AICTE approved universities and their affiliated colleges.
- Faculty members/Scientists/Engineers/ Officers and scientific/technical staff working in the Central/ State Govt. organisations/ institutions.
- The participants are required to submit a proof of their employment (ID card issued by the employer or a letter certifying the employment of the applicant) at the time of online registration.
- Students (UG (Any Year) , PG (Any Year) and PhD)
Working Professionals and Students will get an ISRO Free Certificate based on 70% attendance.