Active Armed Offender Training

Active Armed Offender Training

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About this course

Active Armed Offender Training


Active Armed Offender Training - WorkSafe Secure

Active Armed Offender is the training accreditation suitable for people who are required to learn how to respond in an armed offender situation.

Our 3-hour course focuses on the key role that you can play in developing and implementing appropriately informed preparedness and response arrangements to reduce the risks posed by the threat of active armed offenders.

The Active Armed Offender training course focuses on key areas including:

  • Procedures – Ensure dedicated procedures are in place to reduce the risks posed by the threat of active armed offenders
  • Training – Undertake training to respond to an active armed offender incident
  • Assistance – Have on hand and use active armed offender safety posters
  • Safety – ESCAPE if you can, otherwise SHELTER IN PLACE, and prepare to TAKE ACTION to protect life

Course Details

WorkSafe Connect’s Armed Offender training reflects the guidelines established by the Australia New Zealand Counter Terrorism Committee (ANZCTC).

By the end of the Active Armed Offender course, students will be able to demonstrate an understanding of active armed offender procedures and subsequent response management including knowledge relating to:

  • Definition
  • Threat context
  • Primary objectives
  • Initial response
  • Escape
  • Shelter in place
  • Take action
  • Communicate
  • Police arrival

Training will be conducted by one of our highly experienced trainer assessors.

Practical and theoretical activities drive the training experience to ensure that the training is engaging, interesting and relevant with the following training tools used:

  • Case studies
  • Demonstrations
  • Discussions
  • Scenario interaction

WorkSafe Connect offers this course in the following formats:

  • Face to Face – Public Courses (Brisbane and Townsville)
  • Face to Face – Onsite (at your site / workplace)
  • Virtual – Video – Led Instructor Based Training (Live)

If you would like to discuss delivery options in more detail, then please get in contact with us and we would be more than happy to discuss your requirements and options in more detail.

To complete the course, students must successfully complete assessments which are all completed during the course – no assessment activities need to be completed prior to or post the training course.

Upon successful completion of the course requirements, students will receive a Statement of Completion.

If you have any questions regarding which WorkSafe Secure course is most suitable for you then please get in touch with a member of the WorkSafe Connect team today.