Active Assailant or Active Shooter
Know What to Do During a Life-Threating Situation
Active Assailant Training Can Prepare You for Unexpected Encounters with Dangerous Individuals
Every business owner knows the risk of running a business. These risks are not just financial. These days, business owners need to be hyperaware of the threats that may compromise the integrity of their business, the safety of their employees, and the continued patronage of their customers. Knowing what to do if an emergency occurs could mean the difference between life and death. Active Assailant Training helps business owners and their employees be prepared for when, not if, this happens.
What is an Active Assailant?
Active assailants are intruders who are threatening the security and safety of yourself, your employees, or your customers and clients. These individuals, or groups of people, may have guns, knives, or other weapons that threaten the integrity of life.
What’s Included in the Active Assailant Training?
Business owners and employees will learn the right things to do during these stressful and dangerous situations. Training includes covering topics such as:
Preparation and Discussion with Employees and Staff
It is the responsibility of every employer to ensure that their staff are safe on the job. In many cases, external threats cannot be avoided and so it is important that business owners take the time to ensure their staff are prepared and ready in case of emergencies.
Recognizing the Steps to Prevent Such Incidents
There are many things that can be done to protect yourself and employees, including ensuring doors are locked properly, alarm systems are in place and active, and an emergency protocol practice is in place.
How to Respond During Dangerous Situations
We’ll cover three steps to ensure your safety during encounters with Active Assailants. Following protocols ensures that everyone remains safe and provides the best chance for a positive outcome.
How to Conduct a Debriefing and Create Future Plans
Knowing how to support your employees following an encounter with an active assailant is as important as the pre-incident training. Providing proper support and debriefing can mean the difference between an employee who can return to work without issue and an employee that doesn’t return to work.
Why Should You Take Active Assailant Training?
Participation in this type of training builds confidence and trust amongst employers and employees. Knowing what to do in the event of an emergency helps everyone feel safe at work. It’s important to understand how people can protect themselves and how to best prepare your workplace to prevent such incidents from occurring.
Contact Us to Learn More About Active Assailant Training and to Register for a Course
If you have questions about whether or not your business should participate in this kind of training, don’t hesitate to reach out to us. Interested in taking a course? Call us today.