Course Details

Learn to apply the Foundation and Design and Development phases of the exercise cycle to develop materials for an operations-based exercise. Examine budget requirements, scenario development and logistical items that must be considered in the design of a functional and full-scale exercise. This course would be beneficial for members of the emergency management field who are designing exercises; it would also be useful for individuals working as controllers and simulators. (Formerly EM152)

COURSE FORMAT: This 21-hour course is available online or in a classroom-based format, and includes a final assignment.

ONLINE: The online format of this course is self-paced and part-time. An email address is required for students taking online courses. Students will receive their login instructions by email shortly after completing the registration process. If an email is not received, please contact the registration office at, 604-528-5590 or 1-877-528-5591. NOTE: Students will need to complete the course and the assignment prior to the class end date.

CLASSROOM-BASED: This course is available to organizations on a contract basis. For more information, contact the program manager at 604-528-5702.

OTHER INFO: All course materials will be provided and no special equipment is required. Please note that all Emergency Management Division courses require 100% attendance.


  • EMRG-1150

Course Offerings

Jun 17, 2024 - Jul 29, 2024
Ops-Based Exercise Design
Seats available
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Jun 17, 2024 - Jul 29, 2024
Date Details
Online 2024/06/17 - 2024/07/29
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International Tuition
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