AWR 148: Crisis Management for School-Based Incidents: Partnering Rural Law Enforcement and the Local School Systems is an 8-hour, DHS-approved course designed to educate rural law enforcement personnel as well as school administrators and staff on the elements that would allow for an effective response to school-based emergencies.
This tuition-free course is beneficial for rural police and sheriff departments, emergency first responders, school administrators, school resource officers, counselors and others involved in school safety and security.
Topics covered include: introduction to incident planning and preparedness; proactive threat mitigation; incident response; incident recovery; vulnerability assessments; threat assessment management; incident defusing and debriefing; parent reunification and anniversaries, memorials, and “copy-cats.”
A FEMA S.I.D. is REQUIRED for this course. Register for your FEMA Student ID at: https://cdp.dhs.gov/femasid.