Overview

Learning Objectives

After studying this guide and completing the learning activities, you will have an understanding of:

  1. Alberta’s emergency management framework and legislation.
  2. The roles and responsibilities of Alberta municipalities in preparing for and responding to a major emergency or disaster.

Key Terms

  • Alberta Emergency Alert
  • Alberta Emergency Plan
  • Alberta Emergency Management Agency
  • Director of Emergency Management
  • Disaster
  • Disaster Recovery Program
  • Emergency Management Act
  • Emergency Coordination Center
  • Emergency
  • Emergencies Act
  • Emergency Social Services
  • Incident Command System
  • Prepare
  • Provincial Operations Center
  • Response
  • Recovery
  • Risk
  • State of Local Emergency
  • Mitigation
  • Municipal Emergency Plan
  • Non-Governmental Organization



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