Active Threat Integrated Response Course (PER-340)

This course is designed to improve integration between law enforcement, fire, and emergency medical services (EMS) in active shooter events. The course provides law enforcement officers with key medical skills based on tactical emergency casualty care (TECC) guidelines that can be used at the point of injury (POI) to increase survivability of victims. The course also provides a model framework for law enforcement, fire, and EMS to integrate responses during an active shooter event through the rescue task force concept using the Active Shooter Incident Management Checklist.


Min/Max Enrollment: Min 30; Max 46

Hours:  24 (Direct Delivery)

Format: Instructor-Led Training (Direct Delivery)

DHS Course #: PER-340

Facility Requirements: Please view this document for facility requirements.

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Professional Disciplines

Law Enforcement, Fire Service, Emergency Medical Services

The target audience for the Direct Delivery ​version of t​his course includes:

  • ​Police officers
  • Fire personnel (fire fighters)
  • EMS personnel working or volunteering for local, state, and tribal jurisdictions throughout the United States and US territories

The course is designed to accommodate 25 law enforcement officers and 15 fire or EMS providers.​