School Resource Officer / Single Officer Response to an Active Shooter
This POST approved Basic SRO Course focuses on the critical aspects of working in a school environment and compliments the Single Office Response to an Active Shooter course scheduled in conjunction with this training. The classroom part of the course will discuss the important issues of our time to include threat assessment, restorative justice, marijuana, gangs, bullying, the law vs. school policies, alternatives to arrest, street to school transition for an SRO and lessons learned from the most recent school shootings around the country.
This course is required as part of the POST School Resource Officer curriculum and was developed to provide officers the necessary tools to operate in a school environment. Officers attending this course will learn the most recent trends in school and juvenile policing and gain a better understanding of the role of police within educational institutions.