Lockdown Exercises

In the month of November, Humber will test its Critical Incident and Preparedness Plan including its Lockdown Procedures.

The lockdown exercise is designed to create awareness of the college’s lockdown procedures among the campus community and to ensure students and employees understand their roles and responsibilities during such an incident. The dates for the exercises are as follows:

North: Monday, November 7th at 10:10 am (including Residence and Guelph-Humber) Monday, November 7th at 7:15 pm (including Guelph-Humber)  

Orangeville: Thursday, November 10th at 10:10 am

Lakeshore: Monday, November 21st at 10:10 am (all locations including Residence) Monday, November 21st at 7:15 pm (East Side, West Side and Athletics)  

Centre for Trades & Technology (CCT&T): Monday, November 28th at 10:10 am Monday, November 28th at 7:15 pm

Procedures for a lockdown are:

  1.  Listen for instructions via the public address system
  2. Where possible, gather others from open areas
  3. Close and lock the door
  4. Cover windows if possible
  5. Place signs in exterior windows to identify the location of injured persons
  6. Lie on the floor or crouch behind desks.  BE QUIET
  7. Silence cell phones or devices that generate noise
  8. DO NOT answer the door
  9. Call 911 if you have specific information about the threat
  10. Do not evacuate until contacted by the Toronto Police Service or the Department of Public Safety

If you have any questions please contact Rob Kilfoyle at: 416.675.6622 x4417