Course Description

Learn industry standards and accepted practices for developing an emergency response plan. Topics include: potential hazard identification, risk analysis, and response planning.

Course Details

By completion of this course, successful students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate how an emergency response plan can better prepare your organization to respond to various emergencies at your work
  • Identify several elements of an effective emergency response plan
  • Outline a process of risk analysis that could be followed in your organization
  • Present a researched argument for the development or improvement of an emergency plan in your organization
  • Learn the value of networking with your fellow students about other company emergency response plans, learn, discuss and incorporate best practices into your organizational response plans



Applies Towards the Following Certificate(s)

*Note: Applies only to students who were admitted to Certificate in Professional Management prior to October 2018. Please ensure that the course can be credited toward your certificate by reviewing the requirements outlined in your personal record.


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Jan 28, 2020 to Mar 16, 2020
Delivery Options
Course Fees
Flat Fee non-credit $445.00
Reading List / Textbook

Required Textbook
Title: Emergency Planning Handbook
Edition: 2nd
Authors:  Emergency Planning Handbook
Publisher: ASIS International
ISBN: 978-1887056205

Visit the UCalgary Bookstore at www.calgarybookstore.ca.

Section Notes

Prerequisite: BMC 352 Learning Online

It is not possible to register online for this course until you have successfully completed BMC 352 Learning Online or have completed the Learning Online Waiver.

If you are enrolled in a section of BMC 352 that will be completed before this course begins, you may enrol for this course by calling 403.220.2866.

This course uses Desire2Learn (D2L), an online learning management system. The instructor will post your course outline and other materials in D2L. For more information about D2L, please visit our Online Learning Resources.

Unless notified, all online courses are available at 9 am MT the day before the start date. Students who register on (or after) the start date will receive access within one day of registration.

Unless otherwise stated, notice of withdrawal or transfer from a course must be received at least seven calendar days prior to the start date of the course.

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