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Emergency and Crisis Management

Last updated: 20 June 2022

The Australian Government Department of Health has funded RiskLogic and First 5 Minutes, experts in emergency response preparedness and crisis management, to deliver a bespoke program tailored for Aged Care executives.

The experience of the COVID-19 pandemic and impacts of recent natural disasters has highlighted vulnerabilities across emergency and crisis management, and the governance structures that support effective decision making.

This online program will arm Aged Care providers with the knowledge and skills to better ensure continued delivery of safe and quality care in challenging situations.

If you have any questions regarding the program, please email

The program is completely virtual with self-paced eLearning. The modules cover, The Threat Environment; Emergency and Crisis Management Principles; Escalation and Activation of Responding Teams; Leadership Considerations; Governance and Critical Communications.

It’s completely FREE for participants – there is no cost to undertake any aspects of the training program.

Available 1 January – 30 June 2022.