Active Shooters: Prepare Your Organization
You may know that workplace shooting events are over extremely quickly, generally within two to five minutes. But did you know that on average, it takes the police 18 minutes to respond? Being prepared with a pre-planned active shooter response could be the difference between surviving and not surviving.
You may feel you’re not in danger and don’t need this training. But feelings are not a good predictor of these types of events. By the time you feel you’re in danger it will be too late. And even if the odds are small, because the impact can be catastrophic it’s only common sense to take at least basic steps to be ready.
This program contains potentially life-saving information. You learn skills and tactics to recognize respond and mitigate harm when confronting a gunman engaged in a shooting rampage.
You’ll learn about history and current trends of workplace shootings. We’ll look at various shooting events and discuss what happened and lessons learned.
Pre-incident indications of potential shootings will be examined
How to recognize that a shooting is underway will be discussed. It takes from 30 seconds to a minute for most people to recognize the sounds of a a shooting event. Knowing how to quickly recognize the acoustic indications of firearm discharges can provide valuable time to protect yourself or other people.
Making good decisions when facing life threatening situations is critical, yet difficult. This webinar will explore the decision making strategies used by military and law enforcement professionals when under fire.
Run! Hide ! Fight! Is well known by many. You learn various methods for doing them in the most effective protection.
When the police arrive you may still be in danger. We’ll look at what the police will and won’t be doing and how they want you to behave.
First aid for shooting victims(yourself and others) will be covered.
Joe Rosner is the Director of Best Defense USA, and a nationally recognized expert on workplace violence, personal safety and self-defense. The author of "Street Smarts & Self-Defense for Children", he is a highly regarded speaker and writer on the subject of crime prevention and self-defense for children as well as real estate and home health care professionals. He has been featured in the Chicago Tribune, Realtor Magazine, and other publications as well as on numerous radio and TV programs... View Full Profile
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