Fire Engineering contributor and Firefighters Support Foundation educator August Vernon is hosting an October 27 training session on public safety response to mass shooting incidents in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. There is no cost to attend.
Mass Shootings Planning and Response for Public Safety (MSPR)
4-Hour Planning & Response Course for Law Enforcement, Fire, EMS, Emergency Management, Military and School/College Crisis Officials
Critical incidents such as mass shootings, criminal attacks and terrorist threats are occurring with alarming frequency. These events can occur on college/university campuses, school grounds, the workplace or other public locations.
Public safety agencies and crisis planners must adapt to the changes in society so that appropriate delivery of emergency services is ensured in a crisis. Course will cover the following topics:
- Threat Assessments/Threat Groups Overview
- Pre-Incident Planning
- Multi-Agency Response
- Crisis Management
- Command Considerations/Scene Safety
- “Lessons Learned”
- Resources for Planning & Training
Date, Time and Location: Thursday, October 27th, 2011 (0830-1230) STUDENTS SHOULD PLAN ON BEING SEATED NLT 0830. Beaty Public Safety Training Center, 1200 N. Patterson Avenue, Winston-Salem, NC 27101
Registration: STUDENTS MUST PRE-REGISTER. To reserve a seat MUST register at [email protected] no later than October 24th, 2011 with name, agency and e-mail.
STUDENTS MUST BE A CURRENT MEMBER OF A PUBLIC SAFETY AGENCY OR SCHOOL/COLLEGE SYSTEM TO ATTEND AND MUST HAVE PROPER I.D.
To download a free training program on mass shooting you can use in your fire department, CLICK HERE.