ROE13Apple BlueRon Daniels, Regional Superintendent
Regional Office of Education #13


Active Shooter Training 

Date:     July 26, 2017
Location:  Mt. Vernon High School 
11101 North Wells Bypass
Mt. Vernon, IL 
Time:  Registration 7:30 a.m. 
Program begins at 8:00 a.m. 
Program concludes at 3:30 p.m.
No lunch is provided. 
Fee:  Free 

Active Shooter Training is an instructor-led class providing preparation and a plan for individuals and organizations regarding how to more proactively handle the threat of an aggressive intruder or active shooter event, ,whether it is an attack by an individual person or by an international group of professionals intent of conveying a political message through violence. Given various active shooter scenarios, including offender profile and building layout, participants will discuss options for dealing with an attack. 

Rend Lake College's Active Shooter Training is based on tactics that have become the accepted response, versus the traditional "lockdown-only" approach. The training program will follow the outline below using classroom and hands-on approaches: 

The History and Future of School Shootings and Violence

  • Shootings on school property by century
  • FBI report
  • Columbine shooting
  • Passive response strategy results

The Offender

  • Trilogy group research 
  • FBI research
  • Secret Service research
  • Permission to proceed

Other Types of Threats

  • Political violence
  • Kidnapping
  • Explosives
  • Arson

Preparing for an Attack

  • Be prepared
  • Deter and delay room entry
  • Use of force
  • Forcible felonies
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