Course Description: This Active Shooter and Medical Emergency Preparedness Training course curriculum provides a general guidance to Fire and Life Safety (FLS) Directors and building owners to mitigate damage and injuries resulting from active shooter and medical emergency incidents that may occur in high-rise buildings.
This course should be taken by all Fire Safety Directors, security personnel, persons in charge of institutions, schools, office buildings, residential buildings, and anyone responsible for managing large events or crowds.
- Preparation and training for an active shooter situation.
- Building preparedness.
- Preparing responses during active shooter incidents in different occupancies.
- Active shooter emergency responses.
- Recommended resources.
- Interacting with police officers.
- Real case discussions.
- Medical emergency response and scenarios.
Pre-requisites: There are no prerequisites needed to attend this course.
Objectives: Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Be better prepared for emergencies.
- Understand agency protocols.
- Create an emergency preparedness plan.
Course Materials: This course consists of several different components which include PowerPoint presentations, lecture, real life case studies, and class discussions. We will provide study materials for the FDNY exam, handouts and assistance with your application.
Course Duration: 5 hours (not including breaks).