According to the 2014 NYPD report on active shooters, 98% were carried out by a single attacker. Any shooters outside the building will be contacted and neutralized by police much quicker than a threat inside a building.
No, ALICE Training is not designed to be sequential nor is it meant to be a checklist. ALICE Training is a list of options that can be used to stay safe in the event of a violent intruder. Some may choose to Evacuate and some may choose to Lockdown and barricade. Others may choose to [...]
ALICE Training Institute has trained all types of organizations. We have of trained: 3,280 Police/LE departments 3,700 K-12 School districts 1,300 Healthcare Facilities organizations 900 Higher Education institutions 1,700 Businesses 600 Different Government Agencies 310 Houses of Worship 90 Individuals / Families
We recommend that all student training be age-appropriate with their teacher leading the training. This includes using the ALICE Training children's book, “I’m not Scared...I’m Prepared” and the associated classroom workbook for teachers.
ALICE Training typically takes the place of the lockdown drills. The length of training for students may range from 15 to 30 minutes depending on the age of the classroom.