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Advanced Active Shooters Scenario (A2S2): Tactics & Operations: June 9-11, 2015

June 17, 2015

On June 9-11, the SPTC/NCSP delivered the Advanced Active Shooters Scenario (A2S2): Tactics & Operations course to a class of EMS and Law Enforcement professionals from around New York State. Students were fully engaged in a series of scenario-based activities, classroom discussions and skill lanes.

The SPTC/NCSP are delivering additional A2S2 courses in 2015. See the DHSES Training Calendar at http://www.dhses.ny.gov/training/calendar/ for the latest information. Interested agencies and individuals should contact the SPTC at sptc.info@dhses.ny.gov or (315) 768-5689 for more information.

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A rescue task force uses The Alley to move a patient to an external casualty collection point.


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Students use a diamond formation to move patients out of a warm zone.


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An EMS student relays a patient information to Medical Control.


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Arriving EMS students establish total number of patients and available resources during scenario-based activities.


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A law enforcement students practices placing a tourniquet on an EMS student.


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Law enforcement command and EMS command link up to identify available resources.


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A law enforcement student engages an Aggressor Role Player at The Estates.


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A2S2 students practice conducting a rescue task force in the rain during a skill lane.


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Law enforcement students practice linear clearing during a skill lane.