Disaster Management Centre Telephone: +44(0)1202 961260
Reduce Risks | Build Resilience | Ensure Recovery.

Established in 2001, Bournemouth University Disaster Management Centre (BUDMC) has developed an international reputation for excellence in the provision of disaster management education, training and technical assistance. We are renowned for our highly interactive, overseas ‘in-country’ training programmes tackling a range of issues within disaster and crisis management.


BUDMC creates bespoke training courses, tailored to clients’ needs, delivered worldwide, providing technical assistance to governments and organisations. We assist in the development of strategic plans relating to risk reduction, response and recovery.


Drawing upon the experience of national governments around the world, BUDMC fosters global best practice and develops cohesion between government departments, emergency services, the military, tourism, aid agencies and more.