This course provides an overview of emergency management in Alberta including the systems and processes for preventing, mitigating, preparing for, responding to and recovering from emergencies and disasters. You will learn about the key provisions of the Emergency Management Act and have the opportunity to identify the roles and responsibilities of various levels of government and other key organizations involved in emergency management.
- Municipal, First Nation and Provincial Emergency Management Coordinators
- Members of emergency management program committees
- Personnel responsible for emergency programs within their organizations (i.e. emergency services, private sector, non-government organizations, etc.)
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The exam is a 21 question written exam with a pass mark of 80%. Individuals who successfully complete the exam will be able to print their certificate.
To take the exam please create an account here http://apsts.alberta.ca/moodle. You will need to register for the Basic Emergency Management course here http://apsts.alberta.ca/moodle/course/view.php?id=2 prior to taking the exam.
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