Capricorn District Municipality as part of imparting knowledge and skills development, conducted a two days Disaster Risk Management training program for Councillors serving in the Community Services Portfolio Committee. The training was held at CDM Council Chamber from 07 to 08 February 2022. The Councillors were led by Member of the Mayoral Committee responsible for Community Service Cllr Elizabeth Rahlana.
The LGSETA Accredited Program in Disaster Risk Management aim to capacitate Councillors, in terms of the Unit Standards, to be able to identify and describe disaster related risks and threatening situations utilizing basic disaster management concepts and indigenous knowledge.
The DRM program was offered as a result of a partnership between Capricorn District Municipality and Santam.