The Evansville Police Department and the ALICE Training Institute have teamed up to bring a 2-day active shooter training course to Evansville. 


June 4-5 2018 at the CK Newsome Center in Evansville, EPD & the ALICE Training Institute will host an active shooter training course. The two day course is designed to teach proactive survival strategies for violent intruders, or active shooter situations.

If you are interested, the course is not free. You do also need to register ahead of time. The course will cost $595, and you will need to register at

The ALICE Institute, stands for alert, lockdown, inform, counter, evacuate. According to their website, this is what you can expect from an ALICE program:

ALICE (Alert, Lockdown, Inform, Counter, Evacuate) Training instructor led classes provide preparation and a plan for individuals and organizations on how to more proactively handle the threat of an aggressive intruder or active shooter event. Whether it is an attack by an individual person or by an international group of professionals intent on conveying a political message through violence, ALICE Training option based tactics have become the accepted response, versus the traditional “lockdown only” approach.

Protection and safety must be the priority in an Active Shooter event or Terrorist Attack. Circumstantial and operational concerns vary in every new situation. ALICE Training provides options and classes that address the unique challenges specific to Police/LE, K-12 Schools, Healthcare Facilities, Higher Education, Businesses, Government, and Houses of Worship.

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