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Emergency preparedness training for individuals and the community

READYCALGARY is a community preparedness program developed by the Calgary Emergency Management Agency (CEMA) for the citizens of Calgary. It has been designed to inform, educate and build resiliency to the impacts of emergencies. The course encourages safety at home, in the workplace, neighbourhood and community. Become a leader in your community and help empower a resilient network of prepared citizens.

Section one: Fundamentals of emergency preparedness for individuals and families

  • Cost: Free
  • eLearning module coming spring 2018
  • This course is a pre-requisite for Section two
  • Developed by CEMA professionals, trained in emergency preparedness
  • Provides a strong foundation for other preparedness courses
  • For more information, review the participant manual
  • Successful participants will receive an official certificate of completion
  • No pre-requisite, open to all citizens (18+)

​​​​EMail me when Section one is available​​

Section two: Emergency preparedness in your neighbourhood for community leaders

Email me when section two is available



READYCALGARY Kids is a teacher facilitated in-class program for grade five students in Calgary schools. It teaches personal and household emergency preparedness and is taught during Emergency Preparedness Week.

For additional information and program resources, visit READYCALGARY Kids.

For more information on any of the READYCALGARY programs, please email