5 Tips for Planning School Bus Security Training Exercises

5 Tips for PlanningViolence on a school campus may sometimes include school bus incidents. Incidents may involve an active assailant, a disgruntled parent, or an angry student boarding a bus. Adequate training to deal with these incidents doesn’t have to be costly or time-consuming, and can save lives.

Seeking support, alleviating fears by preparing staff for possible scenarios, getting buy-in from administrators, and familiarizing law enforcement with school buses are key.

Read on to learn more about these five tips for planning school bus security training exercises:

  1. Enlist TSA support
  2. Emphasize preparation
  3. Alleviate fears
  4. Secure buy-in
  5. Donate buses