Two people are walking and one is pushing a wheelbarrow, the other carrying a spade. There is a person greeting them and pointing towards the Community Emergency Hub who is wearing a yellow lanyard.

Ōtaki: Leadership in a Disaster

Date: Wednesday 19 July

Time: 10am–11am

Location: Ōtaki Venue TBC


Part of the Kāpiti District Council No.8 wire workshops

A free one hour interactive session.

What’s the session about?
This session is an introduction to leadership tools you can use to support your community in daily life and in a disaster. It aims to increase your confidence and knowledge of effective community leadership.

We will cover:
• Characteristics and skills of an effective leader.
• Leadership in Community Emergency Hubs.
• Types of leadership approaches.
• How to apply leadership approaches in community response.
• Examples of how other community members have stepped up to lead when their communities were affected by disaster.