Campus Safety


Overview/Description
Target Audience
Prerequisites
Expected Duration
Lesson Objectives
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Overview/Description
College safety often boils down to personal safety; you are responsible for you. Your college years can be the best years of your life, but can become frightening if you do not take steps to protect yourself. Whether you are a student in a college, university, or technical school setting, this course will help you to be better prepared to deal with the multitude of situations, both violent and seemingly passive, that may occur. This course was developed with subject matter provided by Eric L. Matson of Norsemen Training & Consulting Group, a global professional services company focusing on corporate, business, and personal safety training. Please note, the course materials and content were current with the laws and regulations at the time of the last expert review, however, they may not reflect the most current legal developments. Nothing herein, or in the course materials, shall be construed as professional advice as to any particular situation with respect to compliance with legal statutes or requirements.

Target Audience
Students attending institutes of higher education

Prerequisites
None

Expected Duration (hours)
0.5

Lesson Objectives

Campus Safety

  • identify appropriate actions to take as part of the "Recognize" component of the R.O.A.R. strategy
  • identify appropriate actions to take as part of the "Overcome" component of the R.O.A.R. strategy
  • identify appropriate actions to take as part of the "Action" component of the R.O.A.R. strategy
  • identify relevant information to include when reporting a crime to the police
  • identify basic principles to follow to be safer on campus
  • select an appropriate response when confronted with a potentially harmful situation
  • identify practices to help keep your residence secure
  • identify safety tips related to driving and parking on campus
  • recognize how to stay safe while dating or in other social situations
  • identify effects of date rape drugs
  • Course Number:
    ehs_sec_a01_sh_enus