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Institutional Shield Exercise Initiative

The Institutional Shield Exercise Initiative is designed to provide meaningful active shooter exercises opportunities to America's schools, health care providers, universities, communities and businesses.

Institutional Shield Exercise Components
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Institutional Shield Exercise Initiative
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 Institutional Shield Exercise Initiative
Institutional Shield Exercise Initiative

These exercises provide a comprehensive approach for assessing various active shooter response and consequence management capabilities.

The initiative is designed to provide an opportunity for agencies and organizations across America to participate in a meaningful exercise with measurable outcomes.

Institutional Shield Benefits

  • Choice of exercise component that best aligns with your organization's responsibilities.
  • Alternative to the traditional time consuming and costly approach to conducting tabletop and functional exercises.
  • Provides a cost-effective platform for assessing active shooter related capabilities and capacity.
  • Meets grant funding expenditure requirements for exercises.
  • Exercises are conducted via the ONX System, an internet based application, which allows individuals and teams to participate in an exercise from their normal base of operation.
 Featured Exercises
Operation Population Protection - A Workplace Active Shooter Exercise

Operation Population Protection ExerciseDuring this exercise, workplace management and employees will have the opportunity to work together as a unified disaster response team. The team will work through the various activities associated with responding to a workplace active shooter incident.

There is NO CHARGE to participate in this unique community engagement exercise.

Operation Population Protection - A Workplace Active Shooter Exercise

Alerting Anxiety - A Campus Notification Exercise

Alerting Anxiety Campus Notification Exercise This exercise will serve as an opportunity for college / university public safety and emergency management staff to work through scenario information and injects dealing with activating your institution's emergency notification system.

There is NO CHARGE to participate in this unique exercise which includes a Campus Active Shooter Incident scenario.

Alerting Anxiety - A Campus Notification Exercise

 College / University (Higher Education)
Institutional Shield Exercise InitiativeInstitutional Shield Exercise InitiativeThese exercises serve as an opportunity for the management and staff that make up your college or university's Incident Command Team along with your community’s response agencies to work through scenario information and injects dealing with an active shooter incident occurring on your campus.
 

Academic Adversity - An Active Shooter Response Tabletop Exercise
Academic Adversity - An Active Shooter Consequence Management Tabletop Exercise

 Community Event
Institutional Shield Exercise InitiativeInstitutional Shield Exercise InitiativeThese exercises serve as an opportunity for government officials along with their community’s emergency response agencies and organizations to work through scenario information and injects dealing with an active shooter incident occurring during a local community event.
 

Vigorous Vigilance - An Active Shooter Response Tabletop Exercise
Vigorous Vigilance - An Active Shooter Consequence Management Tabletop Exercise

 Hospital
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These exercises serve as an opportunity for the management and staff that make up your Hospital Incident Command Team along with your community's response agencies to work through scenario information and injects dealing with a active shooter incident occurring within your hospital.
 

Sickbay Security - An Active Shooter Response Tabletop Exercise
Medical Mayhem - An Active Shooter Consequence Management Tabletop Exercise

 School (K-12)
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These exercises serve as an opportunity for the management and staff that make up your school district’s Incident Command Team along with your community’s response agencies to work through scenario information and injects dealing with an active shooter incident occurring at one of the district’s schools.
 

Crisis Crucible - An Active Shooter Response Tabletop Exercise
Crisis Crucible - An Active Shooter Consequence Management Tabletop Exercise

 Workplace
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These exercises serve as an opportunity for the staff and management that make up your workplace along with your community’s response agencies to work through scenario information and injects dealing with an active shooter incident occurring within your office.

Ardent Sentry - An Active Shooter Response Tabletop Exercise 
Ardent Sentry - An Active Shooter Consequence Management Tabletop Exercise