GHS/OCD Hosts Active Shooter Awareness Training


GHS/OCD Hosts Active Shooter Awareness Training

The Offices of Guam Homeland Security and Civil Defense (GHS/OCD), in conjunction with the National Center for Biomedical Research and Training (NCBRT), will offer the PER-375 Surviving an Active Threat: Run. Hide. Fight. Training on two separate days at the GHS/OCD facility, Agana Heights:
  • Monday, December 12, 2022, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., OR
  • Tuesday, December 13, 2022, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

To register, visit the following links to sign up for either day:
The one-day training is offered at no cost to eligible participants and is designed to train non-traditional first responders, including civilian employees, students, faculty, staff, patrons, and other individuals, who live, work, or visit any location where an active threat incident may occur. The course focuses on the various components of the Run. Hide. Fight. Response paradigm, which is widely accepted and taught as one of the primary response paradigms regarding active threat incidents. Participants will learn how the Run. Hide. Fight. Response paradigm can be applied in any active threat incident, regardless of the location or other factors involved.

The target audience for the course include government officials, citizens or community volunteers, education personnel, emergency management personnel, and healthcare personnel.

For more information, contact GHS/OCD Training & Exercise division, John Camacho at (671) 475-9600 or via email at or Patrick Leon Guerrero at (671) 475-9600 or via email at

For media inquiries, contact GHS/OCD Public Information Officer, Jenna G. Blas at (671) 478-0208 or via email at



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