It's a hands-on school emergency training event like no other.

preparED® 2016 - November 3rd and 4th, 2016

PreConference Workshops - Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Banff Rocky Mountain Resort - Banff, Alberta

The premier K-12 School Emergency Preparedness Training Event of the year.

Be prepared to be immersed in emergency issues and activities that are relevant and realistic for K-12 schools.

Come dressed for comfort but don't settle in, because everything about preparED ® is hands-on and interactive. It's the school emergency training event that you won't want to miss!

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preparED Conference 2016

Come prepared to tackle an emergency and flex your decision-making skills, and leave with the knowledge, skills and mind-set needed to respond effectively to an emergency affecting your school and district. Registration is limited to just 50 participants and is designed to keep you engaged.

A must attend for:

  • School Administrators
  • District Administrators
  • Program Coordinators
  • SERT members
  • ACT members
  • OH&S Officers
  • Communications Officers
  • Risk Managers
  • Crisis Counsellors
  • First Responder Liaison Officers

Always engaging and eye-opening.

preparED ® is presented in "live it to learn it" style sessions that immerse you in a topic by weaving a live exercise into each session of the conference. Listen, learn, then leap in!

preparED ® is all about giving you opportunity to practice, practice, practice.

2016 Program Highlights

  • Emergency Management Processes and Protocols
  • Activating Your Plan – District (EOC) VS School (Site) Activities
  • Who Does What – Understanding Your Role
  • Collaborating with Responders, Community Agencies and Neigbors
  • Dealing with the Masses – Mass Evacuations, Casualties, Student Releases, Structural Failures
  • Critical Communications – Connecting with Internal and External Stakeholders
  • After the Event– Demobilizing and Recovery
  • Real-life Lessons – The Fort McMurray Experience

Pre-Conference Sessions

  • ICS 100 Certification – 1/2 day
  • HZ Online Fundamentals – 1/2 day
  • Risk and Crisis Communications – 1/2 day
  • ICS 200 Certification – Full day

Previous attendees have said, "you'll wish all your staff could attend", but ... unfortunately, due to the highly active nature of preparED, enrolment is limited.

preparED ® 2016 promises to be equally engaging.

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