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Preventing Violence in Education: A Guide for Faculty, Staff, and Administrators

SSS141 - 1.00 Hours

Schedule

  • LS  SSS141  58
    $10.00

Description

Many acts of violence can be prevented through proper detection and reporting of suspicious behavior by school administrators, faculty, and staff. This course will enable participants to identify unusual behavioral patterns of potentially violent individuals and proceed towards the best course of action for defusing the possible threat. Participants will learn the costs associated with school violence, review their legal responsibilities to provide a safe teaching environment, and learn the purpose and process of using a Threat Management Team to address potential and actual incidents.

Prerequisite

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Requirements

  • The mandatory completion/duration period for this eCourse is 45 days from registration.
  • To complete this course you are required to have a computer with internet access.

Equipment

  • Broadband internet connection
  • Current browser
  • Recommended: Mozilla Firefox 30 or higher, Google Chrome 37 or higher
  • Alternatives: Internet Explorer 10 or higher, Safari 7 or higher
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader 10 or higher
  • Adobe Flash 11 or higher

Topics

Behavioral patterns of potentially violent individuals +Costs associated with school violence +Defusing the threat +Legal responsibilities to provide a safe environment +Utilization of a Threat Management Team

Audience

  • All educators, administrators, and other school staff members

Education Credits

    Contact Information

    Law Enforcement and Security Training
    Phone: (979) 845-6677 | Tollfree: (800) 423-8433

    Other Information

    • After registering online for this course, you will receive an email with instructions for getting started. If you do not receive a confirmation within one hour, please contact us at (979) 845-6677 or law@teex.tamu.edu

    Resources

    Payment Options
    • Credit Card - Complete online registration or call (979) 845-6677
    • Purchase Order - Complete registration form and send to law@teex.tamu.edu or fax to (979) 862-2788
    • Check - Complete registration form and mail to: TEEX - LAW, P.O. Box 40006, College Station, TX 77842

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