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This course will detail the requirements necessary to comply with the Z1600 Standard (updated in 2017), specifically as it relates to the Canadian market, with reference to business continuity and emergency management. Also included are practical exercises as they relate to the standard.

This updated Standard continues to provide requirements for a continual improvement process to develop, implement, maintain, and evaluate an emergency and continuity management program that addresses the functions of prevention and mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery. It establishes a common set of criteria for emergency management and business continuity programs. 



Thursday, June 13th, 2019 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM 

Friday, June 14th, 2019 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.



Place de Ville, Tower C

330 Sparks St, Ottawa, ON K1R 7S3

*Note that there is no WiFi in the building as the room is located in the basement.



OAEM Members: $475.00

OAEM Student Members: $250.00

Non-OAEM Members: $575.00

Class size is limited so register early!

Course includestwo days of instruction and hands on training from industry specialists and practitioners, course manual, CSA Z1600 Standard and morning snacks.

There is public street parking around the building. If you are staying at the hotel, Place de Ville is about a 2 minute walk from the Hilton Garden Inn.


*Registration closes at end of day on Sunday, May 19th, 2019*


Hotel information:

Hilton Garden Inn Ottawa Downtown

361 Queen Street, Ottawa, Ontario, K1R 0C7, Canada


Room rate:


$209+taxes/night for a King Bed Signature Room, WiFi included (breakfast not included).

Parking at the hotel is an additional $20/day with in and out privileges.


OAEM has a specific link for this special rate with the hotel, which can be accessed here:


This specific rate will be available until Friday, May 10th, 2019. After that, rates are subject to availability.


There are other hotels in the area that you may book, if you wish.


For questions, please contact Nicole Pinto, Vice President OAEM at

June 13th, 2019 9:00 AM   through   June 14th, 2019 5:00 PM
Place de Ville, Tower C
330 Sparks St
Ottawa, ON K1R 7S3

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Event Fee(s)
OAEM Member $ 475.00
OAEM Student Member $ 250.00
Non-OAEM Member $ 575.00

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