This training, provided by University Police members of the METRO and Crisis Intervention Team, is a half-day presentation for units and/or departments that addresses the dynamics of active threat situations. The the presentation includes a historical review of past incidents and describes mental health issues, teaching participants how to spot potential indicators of concerning behaviors. The course will also cover what to expect from the police in the event of an incident along with actions individuals can take in response.
We currently have 2 open enrollment sessions for faculty and staff members. Both courses are being held at the Fire Service Institute. Registration is required.
May 28, 2013, 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Click here to register for the May 28th Class (UIUC Account Req.)
June 12, 2013, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Click here to register for the June 12th Class (UIUC Account Req.)
Once individual units have staff and faculty who have been through the course, they can schedule an on-site strategic survey. The on-site takes 4-hours.
Response to this training has been very positive, as it provides participants with an understanding as to how they can appropriately react to someone in crisis and what to do if the situation becomes dangerous.