Canary Safety and Risk Consulting

Emergency Preparedness and Response


This training is customized to your organization’s unique needs, location, resources and personnel, aligning training with your emergency plans. By combining training with practice through tabletop exercises and functional drills, we ensure your team is prepared and ready to respond to emergency disasters and crisis incidents. This training and practice reinforces key protocols, crisis communication, decision-making and measured actions, making your organization safer, more resilient, and better equipped to handle, respond and recover from emergency disasters and crisis incidents.

Topics Covered

  • What are emergency scenarios 
  • Overview of emergency response plans 
  • Measures in place for prevention, mitigation and preparedness
  • Immediate response protocols and sequence of events framework 
  • Responsibilities and key decision-making 
  • Reporting and notification requirements for crisis communications 
  • Resilience and recovery

Course Benefits

  • Gain a comprehensive understanding of emergency management including mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery
  • Acquire the skills and confidence to identify emergency scenarios, assess risks and key decision-making frameworks 
  • Practical experience through hands-on learning and real-life scenarios to test plans and identify areas for improvement 
  • Improve instruction on reporting and notifications requirements for crisis communications
  • Demonstrate compliance with applicable workplace safety legislation
  • Foster a positive safety culture, promoting employee well-being and organizational effectiveness and success

Target Audience

Regardless of jurisdiction and industry sector, all workplaces require training for emergency preparedness and response. This course is designed for team leaders, managers, and frontline workers and personnel to give them the tools, information and resources in prevention and planning to reduce risks and ensure they are prepared with a plan and expectations around response and decision-making in an emergency. It is suitable for individuals across various industries and sectors to foster a safe working environment and achieve regulatory compliance.

Course Format

Canary Safety and Risk Consulting will work with you to tailor this course specific to your team. This will be based on your needs and preferred learning methodologies to ensure participants are equipped with information on emergencies specific to your organization and emergency response plans. This course format can be similar to classroom style to reach a broad audience or more specifically targeted to your incident command structure to exercise and practically walk-through emergency scenarios to improve response, build confidence and identify any opportunities to improve.

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