Edmonton (Tuesday, October 23)

TimeEvent
7:30 am - 8:30 amRegistration and Networking Light refreshments will be provided
8:30 am - 8:45 amWelcome and Introductions
8:45 am - 9:30 amKeynote Address
9:30 am - 10:45 amConcurrent Sessions Begin
Option A: Incident Action Plan Developing, implementing and updating an IAP is a key focus for ALL command centre staff yet many are challenged to understand the process. Participants will be introduced to a structured approach for developing, implementing, updating and communicating the IAP. This hands-on workshop will offer participants the opportunity to practice applying the techniques presented.
Option B: The Planning Section This workshop will prepare EOC personnel to function within the Planning Section. Participants will learn about the function of the Planning Section Chief, Units and Branches and the relationship between the Planning Section and the other elements of an Emergency Operations Centre or an Incident Command Post. This hand-on workshop will offer participants the opportunity to practice applying the techniques presented.
10:45 am - 11:15 amHealth Break
11:15 am - 12:30 pmConcurrent Sessions (Continued)
12:30 pm - 1:30 pmLunch and Networking
1:30 pm - 3:00 pmConcurrent Sessions (Continued)
3:00 pm - 3:15 pmHealth Break
3:15 pm - 4:15 pmConcurrent Sessions (Continued)
4:15 pm - 4:30 pmGroup Debrief and Closing Remarks

Saskatoon (Thursday, October 25)

TimeEvent
7:30 am - 8:30 amRegistration and Networking Light refreshments will be provided
8:30 am - 8:45 amWelcome and Introductions
8:45 am - 9:30 amKeynote Address
9:30 am - 10:45 amConcurrent Sessions Begin
Option A: Incident Action Plan Developing, implementing and updating an IAP is a key focus for ALL command centre staff yet many are challenged to understand the process. Participants will be introduced to a structured approach for developing, implementing, updating and communicating the IAP. This hands-on workshop will offer participants the opportunity to practice applying the techniques presented.
Option B: The Planning Section This workshop will prepare EOC personnel to function within the Planning Section. Participants will learn about the function of the Planning Section Chief, Units and Branches and the relationship between the Planning Section and the other elements of an Emergency Operations Centre or an Incident Command Post. This hand-on workshop will offer participants the opportunity to practice applying the techniques presented.
10:45 am - 11:15 amHealth Break
11:15 am - 12:30 pmConcurrent Sessions (Continued)
12:30 pm - 1:30 pmLunch
1:30 pm - 3:00 pmConcurrent Sessions (Continued)
3:00 pm - 3:15 pmHealth Break
3:15 pm - 4:15 pmConcurrent Sessions (Continued)
4:15 pm - 4:30 pmGroup Debrief and Closing Remarks