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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 […]

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 […]

Our training courses are carefully designed to fit the needs of individuals who may be exposed to domestic and international terrorist or criminal activities, as well as those charged with their protection. With our advanced and experienced instructors and staff, the courses we offer are continually updated and refined so as to be relevant and responsive to […]

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 […]

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