NSC Emergency Response and Crises Management
Program code: NSC19
This five (5) day course on Major Emergency Management involves both classroom and practical exercises designed to provide opportunities to practice skills gained in the training. The students are monitored and assessed both individually and in group scenarios to determine competency with incident command and control, leadership qualities, and the ability to react appropriately to emergency situations.
• Understand the differences between normal and major emergency management • Be familiar with the roles and responsibilities of an Emergency Response Team • Understand the principles of Command, Control and Communication • Recognize the effect of stress • Recognize the need for a properly equipped and ergonomically designed Emergency Response Centre • Recognize the necessity of a properly prepared Emergency Response Plan • Be familiar with the Elements and Performance Criteria used for the Competency Assessment of an OIM • Recognize the value and purpose of emergency pre-planning, which will facilitate their decision-making processes
Assessment and Certification
Assessment comprises a multiple choice exam followed by practical basement. Candidates will be awarded Emergency Response & Crisis Management Planning Certificate from NSC.
• Members of Emergency Response Teams • Staff with responsibilities for advising or forming part of the Emergency Response Team • Managers or supervisors who will lead or supervise the emergency response teams • Personnel who wish to learn more about major emergency management • Applicable to both onshore and offshore personnel.
1. Applicant must meet necessary standards of English language. 2. Applicants are preferred to complete an IOSH Working Safely or equivalent course.