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Calendar of Events - DRIE Ottawa

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DRIE September 2018 Quarterly Meeting

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Events in the month of June 2018
DRIE Conference (17th annual)
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06/13/2018 - 06/15/2018

Vanguard EMC Inc. has developed a Business Continuity Planning training workshop to provide the required methodology for developing Canadian Government mandated programs. The course complies with all current regulations.

Course content includes theory and 13 plan development activities to reinforce the following concepts:

  • Overview of the requirements of BCP within the federal government
  • BCP authorities
  • Policy, scope and objectives
  • Roles and responsibilities
  • The four elements of the Treasury Board requirement:
    Governance, policy and project management
    Business impact analysis, risk assessment, recovery strategies
    Plans and arrangements
    Readiness, exercises and maintenance
  • Training and awareness

Audience: Federal government employees

Duration: 3 days

Price: $1450 includes student reference text, workshops and knowledge checks. Successful participants are awarded a course completion certificate.

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06/19/2018 - 06/20/2018

Advanced Table Top Exercising (TTX-200)

A two day workshop providing the knowledge and confidence to design, conduct and evaluate a tabletop exercise. This is a practical course that culminates on the second day with the full class participating in a 45 minute tabletop exercise.


  • Comprehensive tabletop exercise project planning tools
  • Scenario and inject development
  • Briefing and debriefing
  • Reporting


Business Continuity and Emergency management coordinators, exercise design team members, Exercise Facilitation team members

Duration: 2 days

Price: $945 +HST

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