Being prepared and knowing how to handle an emergency situation can be invaluable as it means that proactive positive action can be taken to protect yourself and others in your care.
In the last decade the threats to our society have multiplied and evolved in many ways. Terrorist organisations have transferred their fight from Iraq and Afghanistan to our back garden, Europe – and we have seen the damage that a small number of determined individuals can do.
This course will start by introducing the role of the lockdown officer then discuss some of the likely reasons for a lockdown, go over some of the steps you can take to prepare your school for lockdown as well as what to do in the event of a lockdown taking place.
Online training is flexible, efficient and cost effective meaning the candidate can progress through the modules at their own pace and in their own time, so they can fit the training in around their work and personal life.
Course Duration: 60 mins
The course duration is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions. Learners full name and valid email address are required to register for this online course, please allow 48 hrs for delivery via email of your login details.
- Introduction and the lockdown officer
- Reasons for lockdown
- The lockdown signal and the all clear signal
- Suitable rooms for lockdown
- Communication arrangements
- Possible terminology
- Violent intruder lockdown
- Possible threat or danger
- Staff lockdown responsibilities
- Home Office police requirements
- Simple measures to and where to seek help
The Lockdown Procedures in Schools course is accredited by CPD Certification Service.
Certification in Lockdown Procedures in Schools approved by CPD.
Who is this course for:
- Teaching Assistants
- School Administrators
- Support Staff
- Welfare Officers
Recommended System Requirements:
• Browser: Up to date web browser
• Video: Up to date video drivers
• Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
• Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)
Duration: 60 minutes (Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).