Courses: Conducting Operations-Based Exercises

Course Details:
Learn to apply the Conduct, Evaluation and Improvement Planning phases of the exercise cycle to an operations-based exercise. Work in small groups to troubleshoot issues that typically arise when conducting a full-scale exercise. Identify evaluation techniques used to ensure exercise objectives are achieved and explore methods for identifying and applying corrective actions. This course would be beneficial for members of the emergency management field who are designing exercises; it would also be useful for individuals working as controllers and simulators.(Formerly EM153) COURSE FORMAT: This 14-hour course is available online or in a classroom-based format, and includes a final assignment. ONLINE: The online format of this course is self-paced and part-time. An email address is required for students taking online courses. Students will receive their login instructions by email shortly after completing the registration process. If an email is not received, please contact the registration office at, 604-528-5590 or 1-877-528-5591. NOTE: Students will need to complete the course and the assignment prior to the class end date. CLASSROOM-BASED: This course is available to organizations on a contract basis. For more information, contact the program manager at 604-528-5702. OTHER INFO: All course materials will be provided and no special equipment is required. Please note that all Emergency Management Division courses require 100% attendance.

Course Code: EMRG-1153
Department: Emergency Management
EMRG-1150, and EMRG-1152
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