Active Shooter Hostile Event

Course overview and learning outcomes

During this course, we will educate delegates on Active Shooter, Hostile Event and provides best practice advice. This will include a walkthrough of emergency procedures for dealing with an Active Shooter, Hostile Event and real-world advice on what can happen. The course will look at both the initial Emergency Response to an Active Shooter event, but then also the after effects and how to support your staff who might be impacted.

The objectives of this training course are to provide students with:

  • An overview of Active Shooter, Hostile Event Response (ASHE) in the Workplace
  • Review current best practice across the World
  • Understand Individual responses and responsibilities
  • Look for gaps in organisational understanding
  • Develop a policy pointer for Active Shooter, Hostile Event Response
  • Assess Emergency Response Plans for ASHE
  • Look at event phases: Readiness, Response, Recovery
  • Look at Application of Crisis command for ASHE events

Who should attend and key benefits

This is aimed at both Senior Managers who want to understand how an Active Shooter, Hostile Event would impact their business and operational staff that might be asked to be part of developing policies and procedures within an organisation.

How is the course assessed and accredited?

This training course is delivered as a one-day course, classroom based, by Horizonscan who are specialists in Crisis Management, Business Continuity and Organisational Resilience.

All students will receive an official certificate of attendance directly from the Fire Service College and Horizonscan.

Dates and prices

For further information or to make a booking on this course please contact the Business Development Team on 01608 812984 or email [email protected]

To see our full terms and conditions please click here

Next Steps

First name

Last name



Course code

Number of places

Additional information


Your information will be used to facilitate your course enquiry. We will only send you relevant information and will never sell your information to any third parties. View our full Privacy notice.

You may also be interested in