Regional Safe Schools Network
Appalachia Intermediate Unit 8
Spring 2016 Regional Safe Schools Network
Monday, May 9th, 9am-12pm
4500 6th Avenue
4500 Sixth Avenue
Altoona, PA 16602
Light morning refreshments will be provided
If you are a member of a school district, please click on the link below to register your attendance.
If you are an Emergency Responder or a member of Law Enforcement, please call Shelby Petrick at (814) 940-0223 extension 1354 to register for this event.
FEATURED: Homeland Security Information Network (HSIN)
School Emergency Response Teams - This presentation will provide the rational and framework for establishing and training school emergency response teams at a building level. There will be an overview of the roles and responsibilities of emergency response teams based on a NIMS format.
Presenter: Coleen Heim, Safe Schools Consultant
Blair County Notifications/Communications Protocol - This presentation will provide an overview on the development of a notifications protocol between schools, law enforcement, and the Blair County 911 Center in the event of an incident in the community that may affect the safety of school staff, students, and visitors.
Presenters: Chief Timothy Mercer, Logan Township Police
Mark Taylor, Blair County Emergency Management Agency
Coleen Heim, Safe Schools Consultant
Overview of Beyond Lockdown - ACIRT Training- While the traditional school "lockdown" may work in certain situations, those dealing with these events may need to consider additional solutions or related life-saving actions.
Presenters: Sam Rosenberg, INPAX
Bo Garritano, INPAX