After completing this course, you should be able to:
• Recall triggers, indicators, and profiles of potential violence
• Identify stages of alertness and how to examine your school strategically
• Recognize techniques for keeping yourself safe while in a violent situation, such as hiding and using barricades
• Describe how to fight back against an active shooter
Price: $195.00

    Unfortunately, gun violence within schools has become an epidemic that needs to be addressed by communities, law enforcement, and school districts. The Surviving an Active Shooter in School course, offered by our accredited school partners, presents ideas for parents, children, and school administrators on how to mitigate, prepare for, and fight back against an active shooter. Various indicators and triggers for violence, strategies for keeping yourself safe, and techniques for handling and reacting to a violent situation are all discussed.
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    Module 1-Threat and Prevention
    • Triggers
    • Profile of a School Shooter
    • Indicators
    • Laying the Groundwork
    • Establishing a Threat Assessment Committee

    Module 2-Danger, Mindset, and Strategy
    • When a Student Seems Dangerous
    • How to Talk to an Upset or Volatile Person
    • Stages of Alertness
    • Examine Your School
    • Alarm Systems

    Module 3 -Under Fire
    • Talking with Your Kids
    • Flee the Area
    • Hide
    • Barricades
    • Calling the Police

    Module 4-Fighting Back
    • Who Should Fight Back?
    • The Confrontation
    • Methods of Attacking
    • Your Mindset
    • Weapons
    All required reference materials are provided with this program. Technical requirements:

    Internet Connection
    • Broadband or High-Speed (DSL, Cable, Wireless)
    Hardware Requirements
    • Processor - 2GHz Processor or Higher
    • Memory - 1 GB RAM Minimum Recommended

    Software Requirements
    • Operating Systems - Windows 7, 8 or 10; Mac OS x 10 or higher
    • Microsoft Office 2007, 2010 or 2013 or a Word Processing application to save and open Microsoft Office formats (.doc, .docx, .xls, .xlsx, .ppt, .pptx)
    • Internet Browsers - Google Chrome is highly recommended
    • Cookies MUST be enabled
    • Pop-ups MUST be allowed (Pop-up Blocker disabled)
    • Adobe PDF Reader
    This class is an independent-study course. Students will have all the resources needed to successfully complete the course within the online material. A student helpdesk is available for technical support during the course enrollment.

    Product Type:
    Course Type:
    Continuing Education
    1 month
    Avg Completion:
    1 Month

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