Fayette County Career and Technical Institute – Uniontown, PA

Student and school safety has been a No. 1 priority for security chief Jeff Myers since he assumed his post at the Fayette County Career and Technical Institute (FCCTI) three years ago. But now, he’s hoping to make it a shared responsibility with the creation of a Crisis Emergency Response Team. Myers held a training for FCCTI’s response team on Wednesday where members learned about the ALICE concept, which stands for, Alert, Lockdown, Inform, Counter, Evacuate. This type of training helps to prepare staff should there be an emergency situation involving a school shooter or violent intruder in the school building. Read more