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ICISF CISM Peer Support Training

December 3, 2022 @ 8:30 am - December 4, 2022 @ 4:30 pm


ICISF-Canada is pleased to offer the ICISF Courses: “Assisting Individuals in Crisis” and “Group Crisis Intervention” taught by experienced ICISF Approved Instructors Jeff Sych and Malcolm McNeill part of the development of the Alberta Critical Incident Peer Network. 


McMaster University funds this basic Training in ICISF CISM through a Movember grant. This is a four-day course for emergency service personnel interested in being part of a provincial Peer Support network and is designed to teach participants the fundamentals of and specific protocol for incident assessment, strategic planning, individual (one-on-one) crisis intervention techniques, informational group crisis techniques, and interactive group crisis techniques.


Course Highlights Include:

Assisting Individuals in Crisis

  • Psychological crisis intervention
  • Resistance, resiliency, recovery
  • Critical Incident Stress Management
  • SAFER-Revised model
  • Suicide Awareness

Group Crisis Intervention

  • Common Reactions
  • Incident Assessment
  • Strategic Planning
  • Mechanisms of Action
  • Group Crisis Interventions


All participants must attend all four days of training.

December 03-04 & 10-11, 2022 8:30AM – 4:30PM DAILY

Wayfound Training Room

Suite# 101, 10525 – 170th Street NW

Edmonton, AB T5P 4W2


Application for registration is limited to frontline emergency service personnel in Alberta interested in adding or developing an integrated CISM Team for their emergency service organization and becoming part of the provincial peer support network ACIPN. Instructors have the right to decline registration to any participant who does not meet the criteria

*A $50.00 application fee will be charged to cover the cost of the venue and refreshments each day. This fee must be paid in full to “ICISF-Canada” to confirm a seat in the course. A grant covers all other training costs.


The deadline to register is November 25, 2022

To Apply for Registration, Please Contact Malcolm McNeill – Email: abcism@shaw.ca or Tel: 780-953-1924

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December 3, 2022 @ 8:30 am
December 4, 2022 @ 4:30 pm


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Wayfound Training Room
100, 10525 - 170 Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta T5P4W2 Canada
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