Earthquake Awareness

Earthquake Awareness


This course is designed to give all staff an awareness of the risk of earthquakes within New Zealand and to assist them in their earthquake preparedness within their workplace and homes.

The Earthquake Awareness content covers:

  • Recent events within NZ
  • Surviving an Earthquake
  • Tsunami risk following an Earthquake
  • Canterbury Earthquakes of 2010 & 2011
  • Civil Defence Structure in NZ
  • Planning for emergencies
  • Managing an event at an organisational level
  • The CIMS structure
  • Personal safety at work and home
  • Personal earthquake preparedness
  • Household emergency plans
  • Survival kits
  • Getaway bags & Grab bags
  • What happens after the earthquake
  • Utilities
  • Sewage & Sanitation issues

To discuss your needs and find out more about how we might work with your staff on earthquake awareness, telephone us on 04 232 5363 or email Sharyn.