The accelerated schedule for the online Associate Certificate in Emergency Management allows you to expedite your completion of the program as quickly as possible, within approximately 4 months.

The program consists of 15 credits of courses that includes foundation courses (2 credits), core courses (10 credits) and elective courses (3 credits).You are not obligated to commit to one set pathway through the program. The format of the program is extremely flexible allowing you to mix and match which courses you would like to take and when. The accelerated schedule is designed to help support your momentum and effort to finish the program promptly.

Our course checklist can assist tracking your progress through the program along with a Sample 4-Month Program Pathway

When you are ready to complete the final assessment, EMRG-1195, please contact emergency@jibc.ca so we can review your record and confirm eligibility.

 

 

Foundation Courses Dates Format
EMRG-1100 Introduction to Emergency Management in Canada Twice monthly (starts on the 1st and 16th) Self-Paced
EMRG-1200 Incident Command System Level 100 Twice monthly (starts on the 1st and 16th) Self-Paced
EMRG-1300 Introduction to Emergency Operations Centres Twice monthly (starts on the 1st and 16th) Self-Paced
EMRG-1600 Introduction to Emergency Social Services Twice monthly (starts on the 1st and 16th) Self-Paced

 

Core Courses Dates Format
EMRG-1121 Hazard, Risk and Vulnerability Analyses February 1 - 22, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1130 Developing Personal Preparedness Programs January 4 - 25, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1132 Planning for Community Disaster Recovery February 1 - March 1, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1136 Community Evacuations March 8 - 29, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1139 Developing Emergency Management Plans February 1 - March 1, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1143 Psychosocial Resilience in Disasters Monthly Self-Paced
EMRG-1150 Introduction to Emergency Management Exercise Design Monthly Self-Paced
EMRG-1170 Introduction to Business Continuity Management January 4 - February 1, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1320 Emergency Operations Centre Essentials February 8 - March 8, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1334 Information Officer March 15 - April 5, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1195 Emergency Management Final Assessment Monthly Self-Paced

 

Elective Courses Dates Format
EMRG-1220 Incident Command System Level 200 Monthly Self-Paced
EMRG-1230 Incident Command System Level 300 Monthly Self-Paced
EMRG-1330 Emergency Operations Centre: Operations Section March 15 - April 5, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1331 Emergency Operations Centre Level 3: Planning Function   Instructor-Led
EMRG-1332 Emergency Operations Centre: Logistics Section January 11 - February 1, 2021 Instructor-Led

CRES-1100 Foundations of Collaborative Conflict Resolution or
CRES-1101 Foundations of Collaborative Conflict Resolution: Workplace Focus or
CRES-1150 Theoretical Foundations of Dispute Resolution

Various offerings scheduled each term. View individual course for dates.

Instructor-Led

Last updated: January 2021

Foundation Courses Dates Format
EMRG-1100 Introduction to Emergency Management in Canada Twice monthly (starts on the 1st and 16th) Self-Paced
EMRG-1200 Incident Command System Level 100 Twice monthly (starts on the 1st and 16th) Self-Paced
EMRG-1300 Introduction to Emergency Operations Centres Twice monthly (starts on the 1st and 16th) Self-Paced
EMRG-1600 Introduction to Emergency Social Services Twice monthly (starts on the 1st and 16th) Self-Paced

 

Core Courses Dates Format
EMRG-1121 Hazard, Risk and Vulnerability Analyses April 12 - May 3, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1130 Developing Personal Preparedness Programs April 19 - May 10, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1132 Planning for Community Disaster Recovery May 10 - June 7, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1136 Community Evacuations May 17 - June 7, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1139 Developing Emergency Management Plans June 7 - July 5, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1143 Psychosocial Resilience in Disasters Monthly Self-Paced
EMRG-1150 Introduction to Emergency Management Exercise Design Monthly Self-Paced
EMRG-1170 Introduction to Business Continuity Management April 6 - May 3, 2021
June 7 - July 5, 2021
Instructor-Led
EMRG-1320 Emergency Operations Centre Essentials May 3 - 31, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1334 Information Officer April 26 - May 25, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1195 Emergency Management Final Assessment Monthly Self-Paced

 

Elective Courses Dates Format
EMRG-1220 Incident Command System Level 200 Monthly Self-Paced
EMRG-1230 Incident Command System Level 300 Monthly Self-Paced
EMRG-1330 Emergency Operations Centre: Operations Section   Instructor-Led
EMRG-1331 Emergency Operations Centre Level 3: Planning Function April 12 - May 3, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1332 Emergency Operations Centre: Logistics Section May 3 - 25, 2021 Instructor-Led
CRES-1100 Foundations of Collaborative Conflict Resolution or
CRES-1101 Foundations of Collaborative Conflict Resolution: Workplace Focus or
CRES-1150 Theoretical Foundations of Dispute Resolution
Various offerings scheduled each term. View individual course for dates. Instructor-Led

Last updated: January 2021

Foundation Courses Dates Format
EMRG-1100 Introduction to Emergency Management in Canada Twice monthly (starts on the 1st and 16th) Self-Paced
EMRG-1200 Incident Command System Level 100 Twice monthly (starts on the 1st and 16th) Self-Paced
EMRG-1300 Introduction to Emergency Operations Centres Twice monthly (starts on the 1st and 16th) Self-Paced
EMRG-1600 Introduction to Emergency Social Services Twice monthly (starts on the 1st and 16th) Self-Paced

 

Core Courses Dates Format
EMRG-1121 Hazard, Risk and Vulnerability Analyses July 5 - 26, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1130 Developing Personal Preparedness Programs August 9 - 30, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1132 Planning for Community Disaster Recovery September 7 - October 4, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1136 Community Evacuations August 9 - 30, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1139 Developing Emergency Management Plans August 30 - September 27, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1143 Psychosocial Resilience in Disasters Monthly Self-Paced
EMRG-1150 Introduction to Emergency Management Exercise Design Monthly Self-Paced
EMRG-1170 Introduction to Business Continuity Management   Instructor-Led
EMRG-1320 Emergency Operations Centre Essentials July 12 - August 9, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1334 Information Officer July 19 - August 16, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1195 Emergency Management Final Assessment Monthly Self-Paced

 

Elective Courses Dates Format
EMRG-1220 Incident Command System Level 200 Monthly Self-Paced
EMRG-1230 Incident Command System Level 300 Monthly Self-Paced
EMRG-1330 Emergency Operations Centre: Operations Section July 5 - 26, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1331 Emergency Operations Centre Level 3: Planning Function   Instructor-Led
EMRG-1332 Emergency Operations Centre: Logistics Section September 7 - 27, 2021 Instructor-Led
CRES-1100 Foundations of Collaborative Conflict Resolution or
CRES-1101 Foundations of Collaborative Conflict Resolution: Workplace Focus or
CRES-1150 Theoretical Foundations of Dispute Resolution
Various offerings scheduled each term. View individual course for dates. Instructor-Led

Last updated: January 2021

Foundation Courses Dates Format
EMRG-1100 Introduction to Emergency Management in Canada Twice monthly (starts on the 1st and 16th) Self-Paced
EMRG-1200 Incident Command System Level 100 Twice monthly (starts on the 1st and 16th) Self-Paced
EMRG-1300 Introduction to Emergency Operations Centres Twice monthly (starts on the 1st and 16th) Self-Paced
EMRG-1600 Introduction to Emergency Social Services Twice monthly (starts on the 1st and 16th) Self-Paced

 

Core Courses Dates Format
EMRG-1121 Hazard, Risk and Vulnerability Analyses October 25 - November 15, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1130 Developing Personal Preparedness Programs November 8 - 29, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1132 Planning for Community Disaster Recovery

September 7 - 27, 2021
December 1 - 22, 2021

Instructor-Led
EMRG-1136 Community Evacuations October 25 - November 15, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1139 Developing Emergency Management Plans November 1 - 29, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1143 Psychosocial Resilience in Disasters Monthly Self-Paced
EMRG-1150 Introduction to Emergency Management Exercise Design Monthly Self-Paced
EMRG-1170 Introduction to Business Continuity Management October 4 - November 1, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1320 Emergency Operations Centre Essentials September 13 - October 12, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1334 Information Officer November 1 - 29, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1195 Emergency Management Final Assessment Monthly Self-Paced

 

Elective Courses Dates Format
EMRG-1220 Incident Command System Level 200 Monthly Self-Paced
EMRG-1230 Incident Command System Level 300 Monthly Self-Paced
EMRG-1330 Emergency Operations Centre: Operations Section   Instructor-Led
EMRG-1331 Emergency Operations Centre Level 3: Planning Function October 12 - November 8, 2021 Instructor-Led
EMRG-1332 Emergency Operations Centre: Logistics Section September 7 - 27, 2021
December 1 - 22, 2021
Instructor-Led
CRES-1100 Foundations of Collaborative Conflict Resolution or
CRES-1101 Foundations of Collaborative Conflict Resolution: Workplace Focus or
CRES-1150 Theoretical Foundations of Dispute Resolution
Various offerings scheduled each term. View individual course for dates. Instructor-Led

Last updated: January 2021

Course Formats
 

Self-Paced Courses

Self-paced online courses can be completed on your own time within the start and end date of a course. Students have 24/7 access to the online course and all requirements need to be completed prior to the end date. 

Instructor-Led Courses

Instructor-Led Guided Online courses are facilitated by an instructor and require weekly participation. Such activities may include active engagement in discussion boards, reading of articles and case studies, sharing your ideas and perspectives, etc. 

Questions about Emergency Management Programs?
Or just email
Phone