Listed below are organizations and businesses that offer training in emergency response as well as recovery in Canada. Mostly you will find response training is offered, however more specific training that is supportive of or focused on recovery, is becoming available particularly since Covid19 arrived and raised awareness about the need for “recovery” in many forms, both pandemic-related as well as from other disasters.
Conferences and training events are listed at the bottom of the page.
TRAINING RESOURCES FOR NON PROFIT SOCIETIES
Information on Charities:
Facilities safety checklist:
Initial checklist template:
Basic HRVA template example:
HRVA Adjustable template
Identified Hazards in Canada:
Policy examples for PERP:
Good Governance Tips for Non Profits in the recovery process
Webinars & Podcasts
Creative Recovery Network. Creative Responders Podcast series
Australian Institute for Disaster Recovery – community lead recovery series
EMBC– various webinars mostly for response and preparedness
BangTheTable. Podcast re: the importance and usefulness of online platforms for response and recovery supports
The Community Recovery Webinar Sessions
Jan 27 to April 7 2021
Jan 27: Overview of the 4 Pillars of Recovery
February 10: Funding for community recovery- Sources, Resources & Accessibility
February 10: Funding for community recovery – Sources, Resources & Accessibility
FebruAry 24: A Southern Perspective in community-led recovery from Australia & New Zealand
Information regarding recovery in Aboriginal communities:
Community Emergency Hub Guide information:
March 10: Capacity – Discussions with 3 presenters offering resources,stories and best practices
Preparing our Home:
Preparing Our Home Program Brochure:
Bergen, Norway: capacity building:
Post wildfire recovery reflections:
Natural Resources in use by Municipalities for resilience and sustainability:
March 24: Emotional and Trauma supports.
First Nations Health Authority – Mental Health and Wellness
April 7th: Communications in Recovery events
In 2022, the conference will once again be in person!
NESST: Northern Emergency Support Services Training Conference Information:
April 8-10 2022 .
Online presentation: <a href="http://<iframe title="vimeo-player" src="https://player.vimeo.com/video/699963052?h=8e2ebfaf5c" width="640" height="360" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen>Where ESS meets Recovery Presentation April 10
Check back here for dates and more information re: the 2023 NESST conference.
VIEP Vancouver Island Emergency Preparedness Conference:
2022 Conference will be in person – September 29-October 1 2022 in Qualicum Beach. https://www.viepconference.ca/
PRESENTATIONS & WORKSHOPS
2023 presentations for the Community Recovery Webinar series will be designed over the summer of and fall of 2022. Send us your ideas on topics you would like to present, or learn more about.