Date: Thursday, Oct 18, 2018
The Great British Columbia Shakeout is October 18th, 2018. All VIU campuses will be conducting an earthquake drill and subsequent building evacuations. VIU will also conduct a test of all the mass notification systems (Fire alarm voice system (Nanaimo Campus only), Alertus, VIU Safety App, Website/Social Media).
DATE OF EVENT: October 18, 2018
WHEN: 9:45am – 10:05am
WHAT: Shakeout BC (earthquake drill). Followed by Evacuation drills of all buildings
WHERE: Nanaimo campus, Cowichan campus, Cowichan Trade Centre, Powell River Campus, Parksville Centre, Paine Centre, Milner Gardens, Deep Bay