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Before you start your exploration into the world of exercises, it's important to understand why an exercise program is important as part of your ongoing emergency management preparedness activities.

In the Introduction to the course, you’ll be introduced to:

  • Lesson 1 - The National Exercise Framework and the 2 course levels within the curriculum, of which this workbook is the first course level
  • Lesson 2 - The context and importance of an exercise program within an emergency management program
  • Lesson 3 - Why it’s essential to annually update your multi-year exercise program
  • Lesson 4 - The governance, exercise cycle, and annual review of an exercise program, as well as the competencies needed to develop, facilitate, and control an exercise
  • Date modified: 2017-03-22