Critical Incidents: Prevention, Planning, and Response for Higher Education
Time Estimate: One day
Audience: Administrators, Campus Security, and Crisis Team Members
This course will help college personnel, working with their local first responders, to develop a workable plan to effectively handle an active shooter or other man-made or natural disaster events. The course lays a foundation of the principles underlying critical incident planning. The training modules employ a building block approach to provide an overview of assessment processes. Modules include: Vulnerability and Threat Assessment; Introduction to the National Incident Management Systems (NIMS); Emergency Operations Plan (EOP) Development; Critical Incident Response Team (CIRT) Development; Incident Response and Management; and a Tabletop exercise.