It’s the first time an entire community has come to NFPA and asked for its help in implementing the groundbreaking standard, which was released in May 2018. At the end of the year, Augusta—a city of 200,000 people situated on the eastern edge of Georgia—will emerge stronger than ever before, ready to take on one of the United States' most urgent public health crises.
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Learn more about key aspects of NFPA 3000™ (PS), such as the four main concepts that are woven into each chapter of the standard: Whole Community, Unified Command, Integrated Response, and Planned Recovery.
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The urgent need for coordinated planning and response prompted the development of NFPA 3000®, Standard for an Active Shooter/Hostile Event Response (ASHER) Program.
This online training teaches you how to prepare yourself, your employees, your organization or facility, and your community to effectively plan, respond and recover from active shooter and/or hostile events through integrated preparedness and response based on NFPA 3000™ (PS).