On Tuesday, July 21st, the Greater Victoria Emergency Response Team is planning a joint training exercise with their partner agency from the RCMP.
The training will be held at the St. Ann’s Residence on the Queenswood property. The group will include 30 officers arriving in 8 vehicles at 8:30 AM. The exercise will be conducted at the centre of the property from about 9:00 AM, and involve some scenario training with role players. No weapons will be fired and no loud noise will be generated.
This outdoor exercise will wrap up by 11:00 AM, at which time the training will be moved inside the buildings, finishing by 3:30 PM. Training signs will be posted at the entrance to the property.