Mass shooting events are becoming more common, and the response to them involves every public safety agency for miles around. This free program from the Firefighters Support Foundation details the actions that emergency management, fire and EMS agencies can take to prepare themselves for this all-too-likely event, and the actions they can take when the event occurs.
- Multi-agency planning and preparation
- Creating a prevention environment
- Command, command post and crowd control issues for this kind of event
An overview of the tactics that agencies should be familiar with This program is available in two formats. The 40+ PowerPoint slide presentation covers the material thoroughly, while the 45-minute video program is a verbal presentation of the PowerPoint material.
Preparation for and Response to Mass Shooting Events is available for free at http://www.ffsupport.org/training.html
The Firefighters Support Foundation provides new and advanced skills instruction FREE to firefighters and rescue personnel across the country. We work with leading experts in these fields, and produce our own training material, which is distributed widely to the firefighting and rescue professional community, free of charge.
Subjects: Terrorism, EMS