Emergency Warden System

Camosun College volunteer emergency wardens are staff and faculty members who are trained to assist with communications, evacuation and coordination of people in the event of an emergency.

Emergency? Dial


for help in any emergency or


from any campus phone.

For non-emergency access to Campus Safety, please call 250-370-4567.

Types of Wardens

At the front line of a coordinated response to emergencies faced by the campus community, emergency wardens are a valued resource and contribute to the overall safety and emergency preparedness of the college community.

Although emergency wardens play an important role in the safe evacuation of people from college buildings, wardens are not expected to replace or to act as first response emergency services personnel, or to jeopardize their personal safety at any time.

There are three types of wardens:

If you are interested in joining the team, please contact Melodie Hutmacher, Campus Security at 250-370-3280 or hutmacherm@camosun.ca.