Training

SCHEDULE

 

16th Training Course on Flood Disaster Risk Management Course

Date:  20 - 24 Jun 2022

Venue: Bangkok (On-site Training), Thailand

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COURSE PURPOSE

The course will provide participants with the insightful knowledge and skills necessary to avoid or at least mitigate the impacts of floods.

KEY ASPECTS

The course is highly relevant given that floods alone account for 40% of the natural hazards in the Region. Lessons will be identified from a number of recent major floods, including those in Bangladesh, India, Cambodia, Pakistan, Philippines and Thailand.

TARGET PARTICIPANTS

The course is ideal for: professionals working or interested in the flood disaster risk management: policy and decision makers; elected and/or appointed national or local officials and administrators; development and planning authorities; water engineers and flood control professionals, personnel involved in urban planning; and individuals’ interest in learning the nature of flood disaster risk management.

COURSE METHODOLOGY

A week course will be conducted in the Face to Face modality and based on adult learning methodologies and tools with a heavy emphasis on practical application of case studies. Interactive tools and role play will demonstrate practical aspects while theoretical basis will be provided. Participants are encouraged to bring their own program frameworks to use as the main learning tools and to ensure practical application of the lessons and concepts discussed.

COURSE FEE

The standard course fee of USD1,600 is inclusive of cost of instructions, access to the course materials and course certificate after completion. For face-to-face and blended courses, fees include, morning and afternoon snacks and lunch during the session days and accommodation. It is highly recommended for the participants to avail of the accommodation package to facilitate convenience given the health protocols and requirements.

REGISTRATION

Interested individuals and organizations can register online at www.adpc.net/apply.

For more information about the course, you may also contact Thanyaphat Sirasakpureekul at thanyaphat@adpc.net and telephone numbers +66 22980681 to 92 Ext. 134.

Due to limited slots for this course, interested parties must register on or before June 03, 2022.

PAYMENT

If you are selected to attend the course, the payment should be transferred to ADPC's account through a bank transfer not later than June 10, 2022. Otherwise, your participation will be cancelled.

THAILAND ENTRY

We are happy to inform you that the Kingdom of Thailand has further eased travel restrictions. Below is the Ministry of Tourism’s timeline for lifting travel restrictions:

TOURISM MINISTRY’S TIMELINE FOR LIFTING TRAVEL RESTRICTION

April 1: Travelers entering Thailand via Test & Go scheme do not have to take RT-PCR test for COVID-19 before departure. (Approved by CCSA on March 18.)

May 1: Foreign travelers have to take ATK tests on first dan the fifth days of trip instead of RT-PCR test on first day.

June 1: All travel restrictions (Test & Go, Sandbox and Quarantine) will be removed.

Meanwhile from April 1, travelers entering Thailand under the Test & Go scheme will no longer be required to present a negative RT-PCR test taken in the 72 hours before departure, according to a CCSA announcement on March 18. However, they must still book a hotel plus RT-PCR test on the first day of arrival and take a rapid antigen test (ATK) on the fifth day.