ALICE Training For NCSD


THE SCENARIO IS NEVER THE SAME, ACTIVE SHOOTER SITUATIONS ARE UNPREDICTABLE, STRESSFUL AND OVERWHELMING. BUT OVER AT PATHWAYS LEARNING CENTER, STAFF ARE GETTING PREPARED FOR THE ERRATIC.



IT STARTED WITH A LECTURE, DISCUSSING WHAT ALICE MEANS, AND HOW TO EQUIP IT.

ALERT: WHEN YOU FIRST BECOME AWARE OF A THREAT. THE SOONER YOU UNDERSTAND THAT YOU’RE IN DANGER, THE SOONER YOU CAN SAVE YOURSELF.

LOCKDOWN: IF EVACUATION IS NOT A SAFE OPTION, BARRICADE ENTRY POINTS INTO YOUR ROOM IN AN EFFORT TO CREATE A SEMI-SECURE STARTING POINT.

INFORM: COMMUNICATE AS MUCH INFORMATION AS CLOSE TO REAL TIME AS POSSIBLE.

COUNTER: CREATE NOISE, MOVEMENT, DISTANCE AND DISTRACTION. LIMIT THE SHOOTERS ABILITY TO SHOOT ACCURATELY.

AND EVACUATE.



THE TRAINING NOW REACHING OVER A MILLION INDIVIDUALS IN 50 STATES, WAS DONE IN CASPER WITH THE HELP OF THE SCHOOL'S RESOURCE OFFICERS. A JOB IN WHICH THE DISTRICT WILL SEE MORE OF ADDING 3 MORE POSITIONS THIS YEAR. ON TOP OF WORKING ON AGREEMENTS WITH OTHER LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES.



TEACHERS WERE PUT THROUGH SEVERAL SCENARIOS…THE BEGINNING OF WHICH AIMED TO SHOW HOW PROTECTION STRATEGIES HAVE CHANGED.



THESE TECHNIQUES WHILE, TRAINED IN CONTROLLED SCENARIOS, ARE KEY SAY OFFICIALS TO KEEPING FACULTY, STAFF AND STUDENTS SAFE. REPORTING IN CASPER DAVID FURTADO K2NEWS.