Online course

Environmental Emergencies Training Module

The Environmental Emergencies Centre hosts a series of online learning modules developed by the UNEP/OCHA Joint Environment Unit and partners on a range of environmental emergency preparedness and response topics.

The EEC offers several interactive courses that have been developed to improve your knowledge of the tools and actors involved in international disaster preparedness, prevention and response. Learn how to conduct your own FEAT Assessment and improve your understanding of disaster waste management, chemical/industrial accidents and the importance of integrating the environment in humanitarian action. The five courses are:

  1. Beyond Response: Better Preparedness for Environmental Emergencies
  2. Introduction to the Flash Environmental Assessment Tool: FEAT
  3. Environment in Humanitarian Action
  4. Introduction to Industrial Accidents: Prevention, Preparedness and Response
  5. Disaster Waste Management: Best Practices and Tools