Perform this exercise "What Can You Do" http://emilms.fema.gov/IS907/index.htm
1) Follow the online topics covering Respond, Prepare, and Follow Up
2) Upon completion of Active Shooter: Prepare a 1 page paper (APA Style) summary paper on What You Can Do, employees and managers will be able to:
Describe the actions to take when confronted with an active shooter and to assist responding law enforcement officials;
Recognize potential workplace violence indicators;
Describe actions to take to prevent and prepare for potential active shooter incidents; and
Describe how to manage the consequences of an active shooter incident.
This material may consist of step-by-step explanations on how to solve a problem or examples of proper writing, including the use of citations, references, bibliographies, and formatting. This material is made available for the sole purpose of studying and learning - misuse is strictly forbidden.Most of the responses can be retrieved directly from the course summary. In addition to this resource (Homeland Security) , some provisions from FEMA Active Shooter Guide elaborated by US Fire Administration were also used (U.S. Fire Administration, 2013).
According to the studied materials, the managers need to perform the following actions: follow the incident response plan (or the equivalent Emergency Action Plan), remain calm and professional in order to keep the leadership capabilities at an appropriate level, lock and barricade doors and oversight the evacuation (if possible) according the preplanned paths to another area....