Darryl Culley, President of Emergency Management & Training Inc., was excited to hear that the Creating Chaos and Mayhem, designing a disaster exercise, has the highest registration of all pre-conference sessions at the World Conference on Disaster Management.
Emergency Management & Training Inc. is also facilitating an EOC exercise at the conference.
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AND THE WINNERS ARE...
Emergency Management & Training Inc. has held two draws for full passes to the World Conference on Disaster Management. Our first draw took place following the Saskatchewan Association of Fire Chiefs conference and the second following the Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs conference. We are excited to announce the winners are:
City of Orillia FIre Department
Director of Emergency Planning
City of Saskatoon
In 2015 Emergency Management & Training is giving away a trip for two to Interschutz 2015 in Germany, the largest Fire, EMS and Disaster Preparedness tradeshow in the world. It is so big it is only held once every five years and attracts more than 125,000 attendees.
For more details go to: http://www.emergencymgt.com/contests.html
RETIREMENTS ARE JUST A NEW START
Congratulations to Lyle Quan, for his retirement from the roles of Commissioner of Community Services and Fire Chief for the City of Waterloo. We are pleased that Lyle will have more time available for projects with Emergency Management & Training Inc.
We'd also like to welcome Les Karpluk to our team. Les retired earlier this year as the Fire Chief of North Battleford, Saskatchewan. In addition to their many years of fire service leadership experience, both Lyle and Les are University instructors and have just co-authored the book Leadership Prescribed, A Handbook for Fire Service Leaders, which has just been released.
We are very proud to have the experience, knowledge and wisdom of Lyle and Les on our team.
CELEBRATING EMS WEEK
This is EMS Week in North America, celebrating the service provided by paramedics and EMT's. We honour those caring and dedicated women and men. Having dedicated much of my career to EMS I am proud to have worked with many incredible paramedics who truly made a difference in the lives of their patients and families. Well done!
I RUN & ROCK, UNITED BY TRAUMA
May 31, 2014 will be the second annual I Run & Rock event in Newmarket, Ontario featuring a run followed by a rock concert raising funds for PTSD research and programs. Support your paramedics, police officers, firefighters and military personnel who often face tragic scenes that most cannot imagine. For more information go to: www.irunandrock.ca
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