In-Person or Remote Class


Oct 08 2024


9:00 am - 4:00 pm




Ocean County Police Academy
659 Ocean Avenue, Lakewood, NJ 08701


  • Lt. Joe Pangaro
    Lt. Joe Pangaro

    Joseph Pangaro is a retired 27-year veteran police officer, retiring at the rank of Lieutenant in 2013. Lt. Pangaro was the lead training instructor of his police agency and certified as an instructor by the NJ Police Training Commission. Lt Pangaro was trained in school Security Assessments by the Dept. of Homeland Security. Lt. Pangaro is also a trained and certified Crime prevention officer who continues to train police officers at police academies throughout the Northeast. Lt. Pangaro has built the curriculum for school security training programs including “Plan and Prepare” and “Planning the Active Shooter Drill”. These programs are based on his experience as a police training officer and delivered to hundreds of police officers and schools in the region. He has also created multiple training programs, both classroom and hands on based, designed for the school, law enforcement and business communities on topics of safety and security, proper investigations, anti-drug awareness, cyber bullying, interview skills and violence response.

Planning the Active Shooter Drill

Have you integrated all the newest guidelines ensuring your officers agency, and community are ready to effectively deal with an active shooter incident?

This program works with students to prepare their officers for an Active Shooter Incident. During the course, the instructors will review the NEWEST Tactical Response Protocols and Guidelines and teach how to implement these lessons to your officers. The course teaches how to run a drill from planning meetings including stakeholders to running the drill and how to include and prepare the community.

The jam-packed day will also include:

  • Complying with Federal and State Standards for Active Shooter Drills
  • Evaluating your policies and updating them as necessary
  • Documenting the drill lesson plans and student attendance
  • Evaluating your drills and making improvements
  • Coordinating with schools and different agencies
  • Choosing drill location and scenarios
  • Implementing various levels of drills including coordinating with other emergency agencies
  • Active shooter drills
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Paying via Credit Card: CONTINUE BELOW (Discounts are available for training subscribers, HIDTA members, or officers funding their own training. Contact for discount codes and for more information.)

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Remote Ticket
Available Tickets: 25

Select this ticket if you plan on attending this class remotely via Zoom. The viewing link, an electronic training manual, and handouts will be sent via email.

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In-Person Ticket
Available Tickets: 25

Select this ticket if student will attend at the venue. A printed manual, handouts, snacks, & beverages will be provided.

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