EEFIT reconnaissance mission training
Date & Time

16 November 2021 - 30 November 2021
18:00 - 19:30 GMT

Location

Online
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Price
Free
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EEFIT reconnaissance mission training

Date & Time

16 November 2021 - 30 November 2021
18:00 - 19:30 GMT

Location

Online
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Price
Free
Availability

Places available

Training from EEFIT, LfE-UK and IStructE to assist in becoming a future team leader of earthquake reconnaissance missions.

Training dates

16 November (18:00 - 19:30 GMT)
23 November (18:00 - 20:00 GMT)
30 November (18:00 - 19:30 GMT)

This training is open to EEFIT members only. If you wish to join EEFIT please complete and submit the appropriate application form.

Session content

  • Mission launch - this session will deal with launch criteria, preparation, team structure, pre-departure data collection and information extracted from social media and crowdsourcing platforms
  • Fieldwork - this session tackles aspects of identifying typologies, failure mechanisms, damage scales, state definitions, methods and tools
  • Data management and outputs - the final session is related to data management and covers aspects of data collection, storing, processing and reporting

Training sessions will additionally include the management of health and safety aspects based on experiences in previous missions.  

Intended for 

Those wishing to participate in future earthquake reconnaissance missions and potentially become deputy and full team leaders.

These training sessions will be complemented by two evening lectures covering building damage assessment, geotechnical problems and landslides, tsunami and infrastructure.

Trainers 

  • Yasemin Atkas
  • Diana Contreras
  • Mathew Free
  • Josh Macabuag
  • Viviana Novelli 
  • Valentina Putrino
  • Alison Raby
  • Sean Wilkinson

Contact

Email - [email protected]

Name - Allan Breteton

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