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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 […]

Active shooter planning in a healthcare facility can be challenging. There are many factors that can be detrimental to the safety and security of both the staff, patients and first responders. As we stress in all of our courses, there is no way to predict an unpredictable situation such as an active shooter however, you […]

As much as we encourage the training aspects of being prepared during an active shooter situation or any violent act of terrorism, being aware of any suspicious activity about to happen and taking actions to prevent it from going further is equally as important. Being prepared for any unexpected attack is a step in the right […]

A major topic of discussion for anyone, from civilians to trained professionals, is “what to do during an active shooter situation”. The unfortunate reality is that we have to talk about these serious and dangers occurrences as it’s a lurking possibility in our every day lives. Nonetheless, it is reality and the best you can do […]

The Active Shooter Preparedness Program at BSR was implemented through the realization that encounters with a violent incident in the workplace, school facility, hospitals, places of worship, and even open venues were occurring at an increasingly alarming rate. We understand that limited resources, geographical location, size of the facility, and not knowing how to set up training […]

Meet Nathan and Brad. With their combined law enforcement experience, anti-terrorism knowledge, and firearms expertise we are able to provide top notch education and training to those signing up for our courses. Nathan Harmon Nathan is a four year veteran of the United States Marine Corps. While in the USMC, Nathan served primarily in the […]

Active shooter awareness is, unfortunately, a necessity in today’s world. With the right training you can process the situation that may arise, think clearly and take appropriate actions in a dangerous situation. B.E.C.O.N. is an all-encompassing course that builds on confidence and increases the chances of survival through a series of non-sequential options exercised in an […]

B.E.C.O.N. Conducts Regional Emergency Preparedness Training for Health Professionals in WV – Dec. 8th, 2016 Health Care professionals from Regions 8/9 of WV participated in a 4 hr. B.E.C.O.N. training seminar through the WV Hospitals Association Regional Training Coordinator, Dianna Reel in Petersburg, WV www.wvha.org. There is no replacement for “Reality Based Training” when it […]