Active Shooter Training Slides (July 13 2022)
Abstract: We continue to hear reports about active shooters in our communities. Is it time for a refresher course? Active threat training is an essential part of any emergency response plan. This training will focus on identifying active threats, action items to consider keeping yourself and others safe, and defensive techniques to protect life during the emergency
About the Speaker:
Lieutenant Andrew Bachmann is a law enforcement officer with the Emergency Management Department at Western Michigan University, where he has been employed for 25 years. In addition, he has over 20 years' experience in community-based policing and crime prevention. He has trained the university community on active threat response for more than a decade utilizing evolving best practices for response and mitigation. For the past 6 years, he has been assigned to Emergency Management, including the University's response to the COVID-19 Pandemic.