Language selection


Federal Basic Emergency Management (C400)


Type: Online
Duration: 03:00 hours
Status: Active

To save lives, safeguard the work environment and protect property and the economy, federal organizations must fully understand their roles and responsibilities in emergency management. This online self-paced course introduces the four basic components of emergency management common to all federal departments and agencies: prevention and mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery. Participants will discover how successful emergency management activities are a shared responsibility between all levels of government, the private sector and international organizations.

Topics include:

  • defining roles and responsibilities
  • coordinating response efforts
  • conducting emergency management activities
  • identifying the federal emergency management legislation, policies and frameworks

Related topics


More details

More about this course
  • Topics: Security
  • Community: Functional specialists
  • Audience: Security specialists
  • Business line: GC and Public Sector Skills
  • Provider: Canada School of Public Service

Upcoming offerings

To register, you will be prompted to log in to your GCcampus account.

List of available offerings for course C400
Self-pacedFederal Basic Emergency Management (C400)OnlineOnlineEnglish


Mobile App: Reconciliation: A Starting Point

Download the "Reconciliation: A Starting Point" app to access a wealth of information on Indigenous Peoples in Canada, key historical events, and reconciliation.

Anti-Racism Learning Series

The Anti-Racism Learning Series provides access to tools, job aids, courses, workshops and events on topics such as anti-Black racism, unconscious bias, disaggregated data, mental health and the challenges faced by visible minorities in the public service.

This website is continually being updated in response to your feedback.

Let us know what you think of it.
Which platform is your comment about? (required)
Date modified: