Student Programs

 

Provides safety skills and basic self-defense concepts to improve your chances of surviving a violent encounter. Self Defense is a six part class including an instructional section and a hands-on section.  This event may be scheduled or offered upon request.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Participants will describe one habit common attackers look for in their victims.
  • Participants will demonstrate two defenses against attackers in practical exercises. 

Self Defense is a once a week program for six weeks, excluding the week of Labor Day. The dates of the class are September 17, September 24, October 1, October 15, October 22, and October 29. Attendance at the first class is mandatory to attend the rest of the series. Registration is required. There is a limit of 40 (forty) participants in the program.

Provides general crime prevention strategies, provides guidelines for you to use when notifying law enforcement of a crime, and includes an overview of services offered by Public Safety.  Safety Tips by Public Safety provides you with the tools that will assist with property recovery in the event of a theft and general safety tips.  This event is offered upon request.

Provides basic bicycle safety and rules of the road.  Ride with Public Safety offers a riding course for those interested in biking on campus, as well as bike theft prevention strategies.  Participants must provide their own bicycle.

The next schduled program is October 30, 2019. This ride will be a ghost themed ride.  

Provides strategies, guidance, and a proven plan for surviving an active shooter event.  The Civilian Response to an Active Shooter Event (CRASE) course incorporates the Avoid, Deny, Defend (ADD) strategy developed by Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training (ALERRT).  This event may be scheduled or offered upon request.

Learning outcome:

  • Participants will identify three ways to respond to an active shooter event. 

Next scheduled programs are September 11 and September 12, 2019. CRASE is a one day program open to students, faculty, and staff. 

Provides American Heart Association (AHA) skills for adult and child CPR and AED use, infant CPR, and how to relieve choking in adults, children, and infants.  This course may require participants to pay a small fee if they wish to receive a certification card.  This event may be scheduled or offered upon request.

Learning outcome:

  • Participants will perform life-saving techniques during practical exercises. 

Next scheduled program is September 19, 2019. Heartsaver CPR/AED is a one day program open to students, faculty, and staff. 

Provides tips for safe and legal alcohol consumption.  Alcohol awareness has a classroom section and a hands-on section.  This event is offered upon request.

Learning outcomes:

  • The participants will be able to summarize how alcohol affects the body.
  • The participants will demonstrate their knowledge how alcohol affects their driving in practical exercises.

Provides education on dating violence, domestic violence, and stalking.  This course offers interpretation of criminal laws prohibiting dating violence, domestic violence, and stalking.  It also provides information on and off campus resources for those affected by these crimes.  This event is offered upon request.

Learning outcomes:

  • Participants will recognize signs of domestic violence.
  • Participants will recognize signs of dating violence.
  • Participants will recognize signs of stalking.
Provides the opportunity for participants to meet with a group of Public Safety officers for a Q&A session.  This event is offered upon request.

Provides the opportunity for participants to meet with the Chief of Public Safety for a Q&A session.  Refreshments will be provided.  This event is offered at scheduled times throughout the year.

The next scheduled program is November 20, 2019.  

Provides an annual event hosted by Chief of Public Safety where participants can identify safety concerns on campus that will be recorded for further evaluation.  This event is offered once annually at a scheduled time.

Learning outcome: 

  • Participants will discuss safety concerns on campus and the improvements of those concerns. 

The next scheduled program is November 5, 2019.