Only eligible students will have access to online emergency management courses. To access free, online courses, you must demonstrate you are a member of our primary training audience.

Primary training audience

  • municipal employees designated with a municipal emergency management role under the Emergency Management Act, including volunteer firefighters
  • Government of Alberta employees with a role in emergency management, consequence management, or business continuity
  • Non-government organizations (NGOs) who are members of the NGO Council of Alberta
  • volunteers with search and rescue teams (submit proof of membership)
  • RCMP members based in Alberta detachments
  • Members of the Canadian Armed Forces (with proof of their supervisor’s approval) and based in Alberta only

Non-primary students will no longer have access to online emergency management courses.

Non-primary training audience

  • anyone who lives outside of Alberta
  • NGOs that are not members of the NGO Council of Alberta
  • private businesses, private industries or individuals unaffiliated with any government organization
  • Alberta advanced education students in emergency management programs
  • public sector employees who do not have a direct role in Alberta’s emergency management system


How to register for AEMA online training

Enrol for an online course by sending an email to [email protected] to establish your eligibility and identify which course(s) you need to take. Submit proof of your affiliation with your agency when submitting a training request.

Examples of proof of affiliation include:

  • sending an email directly from your official employer or organization’s email address
  • attaching an email or letter from your employer or organization proving your association.

Enrolment requests can take up to 5 business days to process.

Go to Course catalogue for a description of each course.


Connect with Alberta Emergency Management Agency Training:

Hours: 8:15 am to 4:30 pm (open Monday to Friday, closed statutory holidays)
Email: [email protected]

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