CPD offering preparedness training for school officials

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A free program of preparedness training for school employees is being offered Thursday by the Cincinnati Police Departments Training Unit and SWAT & Tactical Unit.

The course is designed to provide school employees with basic information and necessary skills to understand, prepare for and report incidents of school violence, whether perceived, planned or actually carried out.

Topics include National Preparedness Coalition for threat, risk and vulnerability, personal safety, observations and perceptions and the CPD SWAT response.

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