Emergency Preparedness

What’s New: Grizzly Bear Safety Workshop in Westbridge

2019-10-21T19:04:48+00:00 October 21st, 2019|Community, Education, Emergency Preparedness, News|

Join in the Free West Boundary Grizzly Bear Safety Workshop on November 6th from 6:30 to 8:30 pm at the Westbridge Community Hall. What do you do when you encounter a grizzly bear? Learn more about bear behaviour, how to  avoid conflicts, and practice hands on with inert bear spray. Workshop leader Gillian Sanders has 18 years

News Release: RDKB to Test New Emergency Alerting System June 21st

2019-06-18T15:59:45+00:00 June 18th, 2019|Emergency Preparedness, News|

NEWS RELEASE Trail, BC June 17, 2019 10:30 a.m. PT RDKB to test new emergency alerting system June 21 –Residents advised to sign up at Emergency.rdkb.com View our news releases online at rdkb.com: https://rdkb.com/newsreleases.aspx The Regional District of Kootenay Boundary will test its new emergency alerting system at 10:30 a.m. on June 21, 2019. Anyone

From RDKB: RDKB Emergency Program closely monitoring river levels in the Boundary

2019-05-16T19:36:50+00:00 May 16th, 2019|Emergency Preparedness, News|

News Release Trail, BC May 16, 2019 3:30 p.m. PT   RDKB Emergency Program closely monitoring river levels in the Boundary - Residents advised to stay clear of rapidly rising creeks and rivers -  Emergency officials at the Regional District of Kootenay Boundary Emergency Program are currently monitoring river levels forecasted to rise quickly in

What’s New: Emergency First Aid/ AED One Day Course June 2nd

2019-05-08T18:39:52+00:00 April 26th, 2019|Education, Emergency Preparedness, Workshop|

Emergency First Aid/AED One Day Course June 2nd One day certification.  Candidates will learn to use an AED and will be certified as Emergency First Aid ticket carriers.  An excellent certification for those who want to build a climate of safety on their family farm and in their community. Acceptable certification for scouts and