ALICE — Alert Lockdown Inform Counter Evacuate

ALICE — Alert Lockdown Inform Counter Evacuate

Calvary Assembly of God Church – DeMotte, IN 

On Tuesday morning, the Calvary Assembly of God church served as the training grounds for ALICE training, which had also been taught there two years ago. The trainer for this session was Joe Hendry, a lieutenant in the Kent State University police force and an ALICE trainer. He uses the techniques described in the training at the university and teaches them to staff and students. ALICE stands for alert, lockdown, inform, counter and evacuate. He gave the participants examples of what happens if they simply use a lockdown method while hiding under desks or furniture during a shooting or being proactive and doing whatever it takes to keep the shooter out of the room, or if unable to do so, using counter measure and evacuating. Read more

June 26th, 2015|