IN-PERSON

TRAINING

Our award-winning instructors are made up of first responders, pandemic preparedness experts, law enforcement officers, early childhood education specialists, public health and environmental health specialists, legal experts, and emergency preparedness experts. As of June 2020, our on-site training courses have been delivered to more than 20,000 participants across 20 states, 9 Tribal Nations, and Washington D.C. We are also pleased to announce that all of our on-site training courses are available in both English and Spanish.

Training Offerings

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WE ARE AVAILABLE FOR TRAINING IN ALL 50 STATES!

Our training is approved to meet your professional development requirements in the following states:

What Participants are Saying:

"My view of preparedness drastically changed after taking this course. The content was well prepared and it was concise."

"I learned how to be prepared. Every childcare worker needs to take this course."

 

Learning Goals and Objectives:

ACTIVE

SHOOTER

PREPAREDNESS

TRAINING

Participants gain a deeper understanding of active shooter situations:

  • Historical background of active shooter incidents in the United States

  • How to best prepare -- how to perform drills

  • How to most effectively respond

  • How law enforcement typically responds

  • How to secure your facility

  • How to develop a plan of action to counteract these situations

 

FIRE SAFETY, 
PREVENTION, AND EXTINGUISHER USAGE

Learning Goals and Objectives:

​Our training program provides early childhood professionals with the hands-on experience they need to become familiar with fire extinguisher operations:

  • Learn the differences between types of fire extinguishers 

  • Maintenance requirements 

  • Use a fire extinguisher with the P-A-S-S Method 

  • How to properly extinguish a fire

 

EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS,

RESPONSE AND RECOVERY

Learning Goals and Objectives:

  • Ensure early childhood professionals have the information they need to properly prepare for emergencies and disasters

  • Discuss emergency preparedness planning, requirements, best practices and resources

  • Participants are encouraged to bring their existing emergency preparedness plans to the course - so that the plans can be reviewed and updated

 

EMERGENCY PLAN

DEVELOPMENT AND REVIEW

Learning Goals and Objectives:

  • Site assessment of your facility and review of your current emergency plan

  • Send us your existing emergency plan and let us know of any rules or regulations that you must follow concerning coronavirus (if you have state regulations, please let us know)            

  • We will then review the existing emergency plan and identify any areas for improvement

  • We will cross walk the plan with the coronavirus guidance from CDC and any applicable state regulations that you have identified

  • We will develop written recommendations on how you can improve your plan, along with sample language

 

SITE SAFETY  ASSESSMENT AND RISK MANAGEMENT

Course Desciption

Participants can enhance their safety and security by allowing us to conduct a safety, security, and risk assessment of your location(s). Our comprehensive assessment includes a site walk around, review of current procedures, observation of currently existing practices, such as procedures for pick up and drop off, transfer of care, transitions with the children, and overall site security. Participants will receive a customized report that includes observations, analysis of current policy and procedures, best practices, and recommendations for the facility.

 

COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS TRAINING AND CONSULTATIONS

Learning Goals and Objectives:

The coronavirus has changed our daily lives and brought many changes to the early childhood community. We created a COVID-19 coronavirus online training bundle, and we are now able to bring these training courses on-site for your program. Our pandemic preparedness experts will guide your program in:

 

  • COVID-19 coronavirus essential information

  • Food safety considerations for early childhood programs during COVID-19

  • Behavioral and mental health issues due to COVID-19

  • Cleaning, sanitizing and disinfecting your facility

  • Reopening your program after COVID-19: Operational and legal considerations

  • Preparing for a future pandemic or public health crisis

 

SAFETY SUMMIT

Learning Goals and Objectives:

Your Safety Summit Includes:

  • Active Shooter Preparedness Training 

  • Emergency Plan Development and Review

  • Fire Safety, Prevention, and Extinguisher Usage

 

KEYNOTE

SPEECHES

Course Description:

Our award-winning experts are available to provide keynote speeches, webinars, consensus-building exercises, and guest speaking engagements. We cover a wide variety of topics from pandemic preparedness, public and environmental health, emergency preparedness, disaster response and recovery, law policy and regulation, early childhood education, law enforcement, and security. Your event is sure to be a success -- we work to keep the audience engaged, enthusiastic, and ready to learn more!

 

Houses of Worship Training

Houses of Worship provide an open and welcoming environment, and that can, unfortunately, make them a target for violent individuals. We have created training specifically for Houses of Worship, taking into account their unique settings:

ACTIVE SHOOTER PREPAREDNESS FOR HOUSES OF WORSHIP

Learning Goals and Objectives:

Our active shooter preparedness for Houses of Worship mirrors the curriculum for our active shooter preparedness training program for child care programs. During our training, participants will learn to: 

  • Discuss the various types of attacks that take place in religious institutions

  • Study attacker profiles

  • Define situational awareness

  • Discuss how to implement Houses of Worship safety teams

  • Actionable security tips for religious organizations

  • Review historical events

REOPENING HOUSES OF WORSHIP AFTER COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS

Learning Goals and Objectives:

This course provides all the essential information that we review in our Coronavirus Training Bundle. We take into account the specific challenges for Houses of Worship, and we discuss:

  • The COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic 

  • Pre-work that religious organizations can do before, during, and after reopening 

  • Cleaning, sanitizing, and disinfecting

  • Communication with the congregation 

  • Operational and legal considerations

 
 
 

REOPENING YOUR DAY CAMP AFTER COVID-19

Learning Goals and Objectives:

As summer fast approaches, we can help get your day camp safe and secure for children and staff. Our experts will work with you to create a customized program that’s unique to your camp’s setting. We will create safety protocols for:

 

  • Food safety considerations during COVID-19

  • Cleaning, sanitizing, and disinfecting

  • COVID-19 basics

 

STOP THE

BLEED

TRAINING

Learning Goals and Objectives:

  • How to save lives by controlling bleeding through the use of direct pressure or tourniquets

  • How to determine where on the body each action would be appropriate

  • Items needed for a basic first aid kit

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