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Next Steps: Response To Active Shooter and Mass Violence Incidents – Schaumburg, IL

February 1 - February 2


Next Steps: Response To Active Shooter and Mass Violence Incidents
February 1 and 2, 2018 at 8:30 AM

Hosted by the Schaumburg Fire Department
At Prairie Center for the Arts 201 Schaumburg Ct in Schaumburg, IL

Lead Instructor: Captain Adam Kosheba
Adam has over 30 years in the fire service and was previously employed by the Montgomery County Fire & Rescue Service, MD. Adam has held the ranks from career firefighter to fire chief in his tenure. He currently serves as a Fire Chief in southeastern PA. In addition to his firefighting experience, Adam currently holds the rank of Captain in a large State Police Agency on the East Coast. With 22 plus years in law enforcement, Adam has progressed through the ranks and currently commands the largest Troop in his agency.

Adam holds a graduate degree in the Administration of Justice with a concentration in Leadership & Administration and he is recent graduate of the Federal Bureau of Investigations National Academy for Law Enforcement Executives. As a law enforcement officer, Adam has extensive experience in criminal and fire investigations with certifications as a National Pro-Board Fire Investigator and a post-blast investigator. Adam has been assigned key roles in large scale police incidents such as the Nickel Mines Amish School Shooting and the manhunt for the killer of a PA Trooper in 2014.

The Topics
Preparing for the Active Violence Incidents
Mitigation of the Active Violence Incidents
Establishing Incident Responsibilities
Incident Terminology
Response Issues
Unified Command
Handling Incidents with Active Fire
Preparedness for various venues
Equipment needs for Emergency Services
Minimal Training Requirements
911 call taker SOP/ROG
Dispatch Procedure
Incident Response Considerations
Scene Management
Unified Command & Responsibilities
Plan for treatment of causalities
Medical Facility Considerations
Re-Unification considerations
Utilization of Mass Transit for witnesses
Media Relations
Medical Examiner/Coroner’s Roles
Long term sustainability of scene
Debriefing procedures
Enroute & On Scene Practices
Post Incident/Demobilization

For additional information contact: Training Coordinator  Tracy Raimondo 847-923-6747


February 1
February 2
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Schaumburg Fire Department


Prairie Center for the Arts 
201 Schaumburg Ct
Schaumburg, IL 60193 United States
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