Disaster-Preparedness School of Vocational/Senior High Schools in Klaten, Central Java 2018

  • Suharjo Suharjo Universitas Muhammadiyah Surakarta
  • Muhammad Musiyam Universitas Muhammadiyah Surakarta
  • M. Amin Sunarhadi Universitas Muhammadiyah Surakarta
Keywords: education, disaster, disaster preparedness knowledge


Tectonic disasters in 2006 and the eruption of the Merapi volcano in 2010 which affected a large number of casualties and damage of property and school buildings proved that Klaten Regency has a high level of vulnerability. The high vulnerability of disasters must be balanced with students' knowledge about disaster through disaster preparedness education. The aim of the study is to analyze the knowledge of the level of preparedness of senior high school and vocational high school students (SMA / SMK) through the implementation of the disaster learning guide book for the Klaten District Government by using extracurricular learning types. This study uses a survey method, while analyzing the results using quantitative descriptive methods. The sample was determined by purposive sampling consisting of 8 schools, namely 1) SMAN 1 Karanganon, 2) SMAN 1 Klaten, 3) SMK Muhammadiyah 2 Klaten Utara, 4) SMK 1 Trucuk, 5) SMKN 1 Tulung, 6) SMAN 1 Klaten, 7 ) Christian Vocational School 5 Klaten, and 8) SMK 1 Klaten. Results, through the implementation of the Klaten District disaster manual, knowledge of disaster preparedness of high school and vocational high school students in Klaten district has increased.