Workshops and Events

Learn How To Be "Emergency Prepared"

Victoria Ready workshops educate individuals and families on how to prepare for emergencies such as a power outage, winter storm, earthquake or tsunami. Depending on the type of emergency, you and your family should be able to cope a minimum of seven days without outside assistance.

Register for a FREE Emergency Preparedness Workshop 

Learn more about the hazards that can affect Victoria, what to include in your home and vehicle emergency kits, what you can do to protect your home from an earthquake, and how to reunite with your loved ones after a disaster by attending a free Emergency Preparedness Workshop.

To register for a FREE workshop, call 250.920.3373 or email us and provide your name and phone number.

 

WORKSHOP DATES

 TIME

LOCATION

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

7-8:30 pm

Victoria City Hall
(Douglas Street & Pandora Avenue)

Tuesday, January 8,
2019

1-2:30 pm Victoria City Hall
(Douglas Street & Pandora Avenue)
Wednesday, January 23 7-8:30 pm James Bay Community School Centre, 140 Oswego Street
Tuesday, February 5

1-2:30 pm

Cook Street Village Activity Centre
380 Cook Street
Tuesday, February 19
7-8:30 pm Fernwood Community Centre
1240 Gladstone Avenue
Tuesday, March 5 1-2:30 pm Silver Threads Senior Centre
2340 Richmond Road
Wednesday, March 27 7-8:30 pm

Burnside Gorge Community Centre

471 Cecelia Road

Wednesday, April 3 1-2:30 pm Victoria City Hall, Antechamber
(Douglas Street & Pandora Avenue)
Tuesday, April 16 7-8:30 pm Fernwood Community Centre
1240 Gladstone Avenue
Tuesday, May 7 1-2:30 pm Cook Street Village Activity Centre
380 Cook Street
Wednesday, May 22 7-8:30 pm Victoria City Hall, Antechamber
(Douglas Street & Pandora Avenue)
Thursday, June 6 1-2:30 pm Burnside Gorge Community Centre
471 Cecelia Road
Tuesday, June 18 7-8:30 pm James Bay Community School Centre, 140 Oswego Street
Tuesday, September 10 1-2:30 pm Silver Threads Senior Centre
2340 Richmond Road
Wednesday, September 25 7-8:30 pm Fernwood Community Centre
1240 Gladstone Avenue
Wednesday, October 9 1-2:30 pm Burnside Gorge Community Centre
471 Cecelia Road
Tuesday, October 22 7-8:30 pm Victoria City Hall, Antechamber
(Douglas Street & Pandora Avenue)
Thursday, November 7 1-2:30 pm Silver Threads Senior Centre
2340 Richmond Road
Tuesday, November 19  7-8:30 pm Cook Street Village Activity Centre
380 Cook Street

Request a Workshop for Your Group

If you would like us to deliver a free workshop to your business, community group or housing complex, contact us to arrange the event at 250.920.3373 or email emvic@victoria.ca.

Annual ShakeOutBC Earthquake Drill

Sign up online to participate in the annual ShakeOutBC earthquake drill which occurs the third Thursday of October. Learn more.

 

 Everyday readiness for every person, every business, every organization.