AEGIS provides instruction in workplace violence, active shooter, pre-incident indicators, and target hardening, in addition to providing California state security certifications. Our training exceeds the industry standard by addressing real world issues in response to current events and trends. This responsiveness is how we differentiate ourselves in what we call, “The AEGIS Difference.” We design and implement programs based on our client’s hierarchy of needs.
AEGIS Security & Investigations specializes in high end, customer service focused security, investigative, training, and consulting solutions. Since our inception in 2007, our goal has been to meet and exceed our client’s expectations. Our goal is to provide a high return on investment by providing high quality, efficient, and effective services, exceeding our client’s expectations. AEGIS Security & Investigations is fully insured and is licensed by the State of California Bureau of Security and Investigative Services.
Live Active Shooter Training
These workshops are designed for individuals from the public and private sector and designed for pre-law enforcement response. The goal of this training is to establish a baseline reaction coming from the perspective of a potential victim to active shooter incidents, retrain the instinctual reactions, and offer practical solutions to countering threats. Participants will be required to in good health and to sign a liability and medical waiver prior to participating in workshops with demos.
Level 1: How to Survive an Active Shooter Lecture – 1 Hour
Maximum Participants: 100
Participants will learn proven techniques on how to survive an active shooter taught by a security expert and professional instructor. This training is designed for civilians and private sector professionals to increase their personal resiliency and the likelihood of surviving an incident before the police arrive. Additional information regarding statistics pulled from FBI and related reports will be discussed to support developing the threat profiles for suspicious persons. Threat response topics include: how to escape during an incident, how to barricade and lock down, how to report to law enforcement, and how to fight back using improvised weapons, if absolutely necessary. By the end of the lecture, participants will have a thorough understanding of how active shooter incidents begin and evolve.
Level 2A: How to Survive an Active Shooter w/ Demos – 2.5 Hours
Maximum Participants: 50
The second level workshop includes the “How to Survive an Active Shooter Lecture.” In addition, students will learn to deploy the concepts taught during the training in an environment that will test their skills and thought processes, challenging them to react faster under stressful situations. Participants will experience simulated scenarios in their own environment (school, workplace, etc) in which they will be forced to react using the tools and techniques they’ve learned to survive when the bullets start flying. This kind of training is as real as it gets.
Level 2B: Workplace Violence Prevention & Active Shooter Survival- 2.5 Hours
Maximum Participants: 50
The second level workshop includes the “How to Survive an Active Shooter Lecture.” In addition, case studies will be reviewed, prevention measures will be taught, and signs of impending violence will be discussed while threat profiles for suspicious individuals are created. Pre-planning, attention to detail, and environmental situational awareness are stressed. Included table top exercises that test participants’ knowledge, understanding, and reaction to perceived threats and crowd source immediately risk deployable mitigation strategies to minimize potential threats to the workplace.
Level 3: Workplace Violence Prevention & Active Shooter Survival Workshop w/ Demos – 4 Hours
Maximum Participants: 50
The third level workshop includes all of the above Level 1 and Level 2 content to create a comprehensive, hands-on, immersive, learning workshop. It is considered AEGIS’ gold standard program employers should provide to their staff in today’s elevated threat environment.
Level 4: Executive Team Security Assessment w/ Level 3 Prevention & Survival Workshop – 8 Hours
Maximum Participants: 20
The fourth level workshop begins with a customized physical security assessment based on crime prevention through environmental design with an emphasis on target hardening and root cause analysis as well as review of both the standard operating procedures and emergency action plans. Prior incidents are discussed while perceived and potential threat vectors are identified. At the conclusion of this session, a detailed outline will be compiled to provide the basis for drafting proposed physical, SOP, and EAP improvements. The second half of this session is a delivery of the Level 3 Workshop above for up to 50 participants. This full day program is designed for top level directors and executives interested in adapting their current security programs to the prevailing threats in the world today.
Upgrade Demos to Live Fire Drills – (weapon, gear and role player)
Maximum Participants: 50
Upgrade to Include Stop The Bleed – Open Wound Bleeding Control Workshop – 1 Additional Hour
Maximum Participants: 50
Online Active Shooter Training
This program is modeled after our one hour live lecture + live fire demo and has been expanded to include additional information regarding pre-incident indicators, workplace violence, and terrorism. It has been adapted for a unique immersive online delivery that challenges participants to make split second decisions that could be the difference between life and death.
Participants will learn proven techniques on how to survive an active shooter taught by a security expert and professional instructor. This online active shooter training is designed for civilians and private sector professionals to increase their personal resiliency and the likelihood of surviving an incident before the police arrive. By the end of the online course, participants will have a thorough understanding of how active shooter incidents evolve by interpreting their individual threat profiles.
Additional topics include:
- Pre-incident indicators
- Situational awareness
- Workplace violence
- How to escape during an incident
- How to barricade and lock down
- How to report to law enforcement
- How to fight back using improvised weapons
Students will learn how to deploy the concepts taught during this online active shooter course in a simulated environment with gunmen that will test their skills and thought processes, challenging them to react faster under stressful situations. This kind of training is as real as it gets, particularly in an online format.
This online active shooter training is designed for individuals from the public and private sector. The goal of this training is to establish a baseline reaction as a victim to active shooter incidents, retrain the instinctual reactions, and offer practical solutions to countering the threat. Participants will be required to in good health and to sign a liability and medical waiver prior to participating in this workshop.
Duration: 2 hours
Designing and conducting emergency evacuation, shelter in place, and lock down drills for the purpose of policy and implementation improvement. Based on client need, the approach can be designed for an all hazards response or a specific response including but not limited to active shooter, explosive, chemical or biological agent, or natural disaster.
Proprietary security officer certifications are required by every employee that performs in-house security services. AEGIS Security & Investigations is authorized by the Bureau of Security and Investigative Services to provide Proprietary Security Officer Training and Certification on behalf Proprietary Security Employers. The security guard training we provide mirrors the full service guard card certification, but condenses the program in order to be compliant with the BSIS mandated syllabus.
This course is available both online and on-site for corporate clients.
AEGIS Security & Investigations is licensed by the Bureau of Security and Investigative Services to conduct and certify training required for application and on-going training of a guard card certification and the proprietary security officer certification. Guard cards required by every employee that performs contracted security services and acts as an authorized agent for the Private Patrol Operator and the contracted clients.
Basic Security Guard Training & Refresher Training Certification Course (8 Hours)
Available online and on-site for corporate clients.
This course is the security guard training basic power to arrest course, terrorism and weapons of mass destruction mandated by the Bureau of Security and Investigative Services to qualify for a guard card. This security guard training course is given in a group format and is usually provided to companies that provide guard services or utilize in-house staff. Our course exceeds state mandated training to include additional modules we believe are necessary in the field. Modules include: introduction to the security industry, injury/illness/heat prevention training, sexual harassment training, workplace violence, powers of arrest, basic identification verification, basic pat down searches, basic restraining techniques, basic emergency management, terrorism, and weapons of mass destruction. This course as well as the additional 32 hours of security guard training required to be in compliance with the Business and Professions Code is offered online.
Full Security Guard Training Certification Course (40 Hours)
Available online and in hybrid formats for corporate clients
This comprehensive security guard training course fulfills the Bureau of Investigative Services requirement for guards within six months of hire. This course is given in a group format and is usually provided as a service to companies that provide guard services or utilize in-house staff. Modules include: Introduction to the security industry, injury/illness/heat prevention training, sexual harassment training, powers of arrest, self defense for security professionals, advanced restraining techniques, report writing, communication, advanced identification verification, advanced pat down searches, utilizing equipment, terrorism and weapons of mass destruction, and emergency management. In addition to the initial 8 hour security guard training course, the additional 32 hours of training required to be in compliance with the Business and Professions Code is offered online.
Duration: 1-4 hours
This 1-4 hour course provides an overview of security guard best practices, helping auxiliary employees act as force multipliers to enhance security both passively and when necessary.