Training & Events

Building and Floor Emergency Coordinator Training

Are you part of your building's evacuation team? Are you a Building or Floor Emergency Coordinator in your building? This training is for you! Attend and learn more about your role as a Building or Floor Emergency Coordinator. These sessions are open to all BEC's and FEC's.

Tuesday, June 28                              10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.          Register here

Wednesday, September 14                10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.          Register here

Tuesday, November 8                        1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.             Register here

For more information on building evacuations visit this page.

Fire Extinguisher Training

Are you a Building or Floor Emergency Coordinator? Attend a fire extinguisher training session and learn how you can respond if you encounter a small fire.

Future fire extinguisher dates will be announced when known.

Emergency Preparedness Workshops

Emergencies happen! Do you know what to do to be prepared for earthquake, tsunami or other disrupting emergencies? Attend this session and learn more about how you can be prepared when disaster strikes.

Tuesday, July 12                            10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.      Register here

Wednesday, October 5                    9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.       Register here

Active Threat

An active threat is an emergency event in which an individual with a weapon poses an immediate danger to safety on campus. Learn what steps you can take during an active threat to protect you and those around you.

Future Active Threat training sessions will be announced when known.

Fire Drills 2022

Fire drills in 2022 will be held in-person. Remember, as soon as you hear fire bells sounding in the building immediately evacuate and encourage others to follow. 

The Great British Columbia ShakeOut

Join us - participate in ShakeOut 2022!

Participate in the 2022 Great British Columbia ShakeOut on October 20 at 10:20 a.m. This drill gives everyone a chance to learn more about earthquake safety and to practice the Drop, Cover and Hold On procedure.

Is 10:20 a.m. on October 20, 2022 an inconvenient time? We encourage you to hold your earthquake drill in your work area, classroom, or home at any time during the week of the ShakeOut drill.

Have a look at the resources and links found in the Resources box on this page.