Training & Events Calendar

If your department or organization is interested in training, not listed below, or you would like to request a closed session, please email Emergency Management.

All training and events are available to students, faculty, and staff. 

Stop the Bleed

Learn basic life-saving interventions, including bleeding control with a tourniquet and gauze packs.

Active Threat Training - CRASE (Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events)

Learn an intuitive, easy-to-remember three-step plan for survival in the event of an active shooter event or other act of violence. The Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events (CRASE) course, designed and built on the Avoid, Deny, Defend (ADD) strategy developed by ALERRT in 2004, provides strategies, guidance and a proven plan for surviving an active shooter event.

Topics include the history and prevalence of active shooter events, civilian response options, and medical issues.

Threat Assessment Awareness

Gain a basic understanding of possible threats in our day to day lives and what faculty, staff, students, and others should do to protect themselves, others, and the SMU Campus. This class explains how the SMU community can be affected and how you, the community, can be targeted threats.

Fire Extinguisher Training

Learn how to successfully extinguish a fire!

Building Emergency Coordination Team Workshop

Designed to help potential and current individausl serving on a Building Emergency Coordination Team understand the program and roles of a BEC, ABEC, and Floor Captain.


The Adult CPR/AED course incorporates the latest science and teaches students how to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies for victims about 12 years and older. Students who successfully complete this course will receive a certificate for Adult CPR/AED valid for two years.