our ACTIVE SHOOTER
PREPAREDNESS modules include:
Understand active shooter incidents and that active shooter incidents can occur anywhere and at any time.
Gain knowledge about types of weapons used in an active shooter incident, the impact of an active shooter situation (mass casualties) and the motives of the assailants.
Understand the definition “active shooter” and how an active shooter situation evolves.
Gain insight on target selection, the types of incidents and the motives of active shooters.
Learn how to respond to an active shooter situation efficiently.
Understand police responses and tactics to active shooter incidents and what to expect during an intervention.
Learn appropriate behaviour during a police intervention.
Learn to effectively report an active shooter incident to emergency services.
Gain and develop new skills for self-protection which can be utilized in violent situations.
Implement the acquired knowledge and skills to effectively respond to an active shooter incident.