Emergency Operation Planning Services

As the established school district liaison for Harris County schools with the City of Houston emergency management community, the Center for Safe and Secure Schools participates in various planning initiatives through the:

  • Offices of Emergency Management (OEM)
  • Harris County Office of Public Health and Environmental Services (HCPHES)
  • Houston METRO
  • Mayor's Office of Emergency Management
  • Regional Collaborating Planning Committee Member
  • Harris County Mitigation Plan Steering Committee Member
  • Houston Urban Working Group Education Representative

Services include:

  • Onsite training for district staff National Incident Management System (NIMS)
  • State-mandated facility safety and security audits
  • Assistance developing state-mandated emergency operation plans
  • Public health preparedness initiatives
  • Continuity of Operations Planning (COOP) Training
  • Active Shooter and Intruderology training for staff and administrators
  • Threat Assessment training for public schools
  • Standard Response Protocol and Standard Reunification Training
  • Active Shooter Response Training (ALICE, CRASE, ALERT I-II)