Infragard Jacksonville Members AllianceJacksonville, Florida USA
SPECIAL EVENT NOTICE
JUNE 28, 2017
Given today’s ever-changing threat environment, preparing for and training employees to cope with workplace violence should be a key piece of an organization’s incident response planning.
A Unique Training Opportunity
The Florida State College at Jacksonville/Deerwood Center and the National Protection and Programs Directorate Office of Infrastructure Protection, within the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, are hosting a one-day Security Workshop to enhance awareness of, and response to, an active shooter event:
- Educating participants on the history of active shooter events;
- Describing common behavior, conditions, and situations associated with active shooters; and
- Fostering communication between critical infrastructure owners and operators and local emergency response teams. This course includes discussions of interoperability, communications protocols, and best practices for planning, preparedness, and response.
Building Emergency Planning Capabilities
The event will also describe how to incorporate key elements of successful incident management into planning efforts including:
- Communication and incident planning for employees;
- Emergency action plan development;
- Recognizing behavioral indicators; and
- Coordinating with first responders.
Who Should Participate?
This event is open to:
- Corporate and facility security professionals from the private and public sectors;
- Supervisory first responders;
- Human resource managers;
- Community response officials; and
- Homeland security representatives.
|7:30 A.M.||Registration Begins|
|8:30 A.M||Opening Remarks and Welcome|
|8:45 A.M||Guest Speaker|
|9:00 A.M.||Module 1-3
|1:00 P.M.||Module 4-6
|3:45 P.M.||Closing Remarks|
- A government-issued ID (license) will be required for entry
- For more information on the Active Shooter Preparedness Workshops, email: ASworkshop@hq.dhs.gov
- For more Active Shooter Preparedness information, visit: http://www.dhs.gov/active-shooter-preparedness
- At your request, Mr. Billy Sasser, your local DHS Protective Security Advisor (PSA) can provide additional information regarding DHS products and services that may be available to your organization. A fact sheet on the DHS PSA program can be requested by emailing your local PSA at: email@example.com
- Venue information:
- Most traffic will enter through the Old Baymeadows entrance. It is recommended that Event participants park in the parking garage. The red pin on the Google Map is the four story Parking Garage which will be easy to spot when participants enter. Pictures are attached
- Participants can either enter through the entrance across from the garage or they can walk to the front if the building to the main entrance if they want. If entering through the entrance across from the garage, participants will have to go to the lower level for the event.
- Registration for this event is free; please click here to register.
- Registration closes June 26, 2017 at 12:00 pm (EDT);
- Limited seating is available; 2 slots per organization. Additional attendees will be approved on a case by case basis;
- Note: If your plans change, please notify us so we can accommodate others on the waiting list.