Exercise Design 100 is an introductory course that outlines the basic concepts of exercise program management, process and key terms. This course will allow you to actively participate as a member of an exercise design team or program committee member.

The course takes an average of 8 to 10 hours to complete.


To access free online courses, students must play a role in Alberta’s emergency management system and demonstrate that they are from the public sector, or from a non-government organization that is a member of the NGO council.

Students can enrol by sending an email to aema.training@gov.ab.ca.

 The email must include:

  • first and last name of the student requesting the course
  • place of employment (when possible please include an email signature from your organization)
  • your role in Alberta's emergency management system

Enrolment requests take up to 5 business days to process.


If you are having difficulties registering or printing your certificate, contact:

Alberta Emergency Management Agency Training
Hours: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm (open Monday to Friday, closed statutory holidays)
Email: aema.training@gov.ab.ca