The Association of Campus Response Teams of Canada is proud to be able to recognize the outstanding work of Campus Response Teams across Canada. Please see the descriptions of our Awards below and the appropriate link to nominate an individual, group, or team for an award. Nominations close March 1st at 5pm.
ACERT Team of the Year Award
This award recognizes an ACERT member team that has demonstrated extraordinary endeavours such as exceptional emergency care, training, overall improvement, communication, administration, or overcoming administrative problems.
ACERT Beyond the Call of Duty Award
This award is presented annually to a responder from a member team who has demonstrated exceptional individual effort in response, administration, communication and development.
ACERT Advisor of the Year Award
This award is presented annually to a faculty advisor, administrator, or medical director who has contributed to the success of a Campus Response Team. This individual excels at mentoring their team, and dedicates extraordinary amounts of time into educating and supporting their respective campus response team.
ACERT Acted to Save a Life Award
The “Acted to Save a Life” award will be given out to recognize all efforts made by Campus Response Team Responders towards life saving efforts. All responders involved in a resuscitation will be eligible to be nominated for this recognition. When nominating an individual or group of responder’s for this recognition the nominator will be required to write a description of the circumstance surrounding the call. ACERT recognizes the sensitive nature of these critical incidents, and thus we encourage teams to discuss with their responder’s if they feel comfortable receiving recognition for their efforts prior to nominating anyone. As with the other ACERT awards, this award will be presented at NCCER. ACERT also encourages all individuals involved in a critical incident on campus to reach out to resources if they require additional support following a critical incident. If you or your Campus Response team have any questions regarding this award please email firstname.lastname@example.org and we would be happy to assist you.