All-Hazards Incident Management Team Academy

Bringing Professionals Together

NAIT’s Centre for Applied Disaster and Emergency Management (CADEM) intends to host our annual All-Hazards Incident Management Team (AHIMT) Academy. However, due to the current sitaution with COVID-19, dates are yet to be determined. The Academy will bring together Emergency Management professionals from across Canada representing the public and private sectors to engage in a week-long training event with two distinct aims:

  1. To build capacity to support Type 3 and larger incident response; and
  2. To provide opportunities for networking and best-practice sharing

Pre-Requisites

  • All courses require ICS I-300, recognized by ICS Canada and/or FEMA.
  • AEMA’s Basic Emergency Management is recommended for participants.
  • Candidates must have endorsement from their DEM, AHJ, and/or supervisor to attend.

Registration

Applications will open in June 2019 and close on Sunday, September 8th, 2019.

Registration is not on a first-come, first-served basis. Following the close of applications, Academy staff will ensure that organizational and regional representation is balanced in all courses. All applicants are required to identify their first, second, and third choices for courses.

Pre-requisites for courses are as follows:

  • All courses require ICS 300 as a pre-requisite except for Scribe, which requires ICS 100, and ICS 200 is strongly encouraged.
  • AEMA’s Basic Emergency Management is recommended for participants.
  • Candidates must have endorsement from their DEM, AHJ, and/or supervisor to attend.

2019 AHIMT Academy

The 2019 AHIMT Academy was a great success. This unique and effective training opportunity fosters new relationships and drives innovative thinking in the disaster and emergency management field.

Learn more

2020 AHIMT Academy Courses

All courses will be conducted in line with ICS Canada standards. Where there is no ICS Canada course, FEMA curriculum will be used. Some training objectives will be met in the culminating exercise conducted on the final day of the Academy.

All courses will be held from Monday through Friday. This year’s Academy will feature the following courses:

  • Incident Commander
  • Safety Officer
  • Public Information Officer
  • Operations Section Chief
  • Planning Section Chief
  • Resource Unit Leader
  • Situation Unit Leader
  • Logistics Section Chief
  • Supply Unit Leader
  • Facilities Unit Leader
  • Finance/Administration Section Chief

Tuition: $825 + materials (fee includes instruction, digital resources, all lunches, snacks and a full day exercise)

For further details, please contact the team at:

Phone: 780.378.1275


Centre for Applied Disaster and Emergency Management

NAIT’s Centre for Applied Disaster and Emergency Management (CADEM) advances the Disaster and Emergency Management profession through hands-on training & professional development.

Registration Opening Date TBD

Applications will open when CADEM determines the final dates of the event. If you have questions, please email CADEM@nait.ca. Registration is not on a first-come, first-served basis. Following the close of applications, Academy staff will ensure that organizational and regional representation is balanced in all courses. All applicants are required to identify their first, second, and third choices for courses.

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