The Active Shooter: Are You Prepared to Respond?

Active shooter situations are unpredictable and evolve quickly. All employees have a role in preventing and preparing for potential active shooter situations. This session covers steps to prepare employees and managers to respond appropriately should an active shooter incident occur. It covers lessons learned from past incidents and concepts endorsed by the US Department of Homeland Security and what to expect when law enforcement and medical personnel respond.


  • Describe actions to take when confronted with an active shooter and responding law enforcement officials.
  • Recognize potential workplace violence indicators.
  • Describe actions to take to prevent and prepare for potential active shooter incidents.
  • Describe how to manage the consequences of an active shooter incident.

Who Should Attend?

All financial institution employees.