The number of active shooter incidents continue to rise, and can occur anywhere, any time. Do you know what to do to survive? The Shelby County Office of Preparedness offers a free, 90-minute “Active Shooter Awareness Training.” where citizens are taught how to anticipate an active shooter incident, and how to initiate the “Run, Hide, Fight” Active Shooter defense response, Two sessions planned August 18th, th at 9:00AM or 1:00PM .
The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training is a free program designed to educate citizens about how to prepare for emergencies that might impact their area and trains them in basic disaster preparedness skills, such as fire suppression, light search and rescue, terrorism, and personal preparedness.
Course dates are September 22 & 29, 2018 from 08:00-16:00. Training is free.