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As with all our BSR courses, the driving force behind the development of the B.E.C.O.N. program was to get people to increase their chances of survivability by exercising and implementing proactive measures in the planning, preparation, training, and event phases of an Active Shooter Incident. With emphasis being placed on reality based training and preparation for an Active Shooter …

With no intent do I want to seem as to brow bash Law Enforcement for doing their jobs when it comes to providing training.  They are merely fulfilling their civic duty to the best of their ability and of course, abiding by their supervisor’s requests.  Coming from serving as a WV Law Enforcement Officer for …

Mike Lewis with HeraldMailMedia.com shared some highlights covered in a training session teaching strategies to survive a mass shooting this past summer. You catch up on the article here. “The Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce, Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office and the Jefferson County Local Emergency Planning Committee sponsored Friday’s session to keep the costs down …

What does B.E.C.O.N. stand for in our Active Shooter Preparedness Program? BARRICADE: Utilize whatever you have available within the room to construct an effective barricade that makes entry into the room either impossible or forces the intruder to negotiate it. EGRESS (Evacuate): Just like your standard fire drills, if there is a threat in the …

During an active shooter situation, it may seem like help is never going to arrive. Rest assure that first responders are acting as swiftly and securly as possible to rescue you. Until relief arrives, remaining calm and being prepared will help your survival rate as well as those around you. We’ve covered this topic before …

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