One program, all the answers---Join us for an interactive discussion on security issues from A-Z.
Return to your workplace ready to develop and implement processes for allowing access for visitors, vendors and contractors to include proven concepts on restricting access to loading docks, messengers, and food deliveries. Evaluate what type of access environment is right for your high rise, be it open or closed and, how best to handle law enforcement when they arrive with arrest warrants and/or subpoenas.
Learn proven strategies to handle service disruptions to your high rise environment in a crisis situation. Develop a basic understanding for short term and long term recoveries.
Learn how to enhance communications to your tenants and employees internally and externally while gaining exposure on what to look for in a mass notifications system for emergency situations.
Design: ASIS CPTED Concepts:
Gain a deeper understanding of how to utilize to your advantage barriers, planters and portals. Learn how to integrate alarm detection, doors, locks and surveillance systems into your overall daily security operations. While obtaining knowledge of blast resistant film for windows along with exploring the roll that x-ray machines and metal detectors could potentially play in enhancing your environment.
Return to the office with a plan to develop/enhance your emergency management procedures by developing a comprehensive all hazards plan that focuses on the challenges that face us in the high rise environment daily with regard to our complex tenant populations to include:active shooter; bomb threats; civil disorders; kidnapping; hostage situations; medical emergencies; terrorism; and suicide bombings.
Fire Life Safety:
Return to the office with a plan to develop/enhance your evacuation procedures. We will touch on full and partial evacuation plans. You will develop an understanding for the complex issues of sheltering in place and learn the appropriate response.We will discuss training and evacuations that affect your visitors and guests and how best to utilize building staff in an evacuation.
Garages and Parking:
Learn how to deal with the complex issues surrounding Cashier Booths and Pay on Foot Stations. Return to the office with a plan for dealing with homeless individuals within your vestibule areas. Understand the procedures that need to be in place when you have Emergency Call Stations located in the parking lots (surface and underground) along with those in elevators and stairwells.
High Rise Security:
AA history perspective of single use and mixed use buildings will be discussed along with the challenges that come with Ownership of buildings vs. Management of buildings. Challenges faced by High Rises with Homeless People.
Develop effective means for working with building staff and tenants along with vendors and contractors from an internal perspective. Develop effective means for working with law enforcement from an external perspective. Understand the importance of developing procedures for maintaining Confidentiality.
Joint Terrorism Task Force: Judgment and Decisions:
Gain a deeper understanding of the Joint Terrorism Task Force encompasses while touching on the importance of see something say something through the use of suspicious indicator recognition.
Learn how to integrate key control to include manual control procedures along with developing a plan for master keys; base building keys; and electronic key blanks while stressing the importance to develop accountability produces.
Explore the concept of lockdowns in detail to understand when to require a soft, hard, or complete lockdown of the complex. While discussing when there is an exception to the rule.
Gain a deeper understanding of securing access to your HVAC Systems; cooling towers; air-in takes; and exhaust systems.Talk about the role of pressurized stairwells in fire and smoke events. While developing accountability procedures that can be implanted upon return to the office for telephone riser, data closets, elevator, and machine rooms.
Explore the importance of networking with your tenants to keep the lines to communication open. Examine ways to improve networking with public law enforcement while enhancing your network via trade associates.
Observation Skills for a High Rise Environment
Learn proven strategies for enhancing your soft skills while enhancing your customer service skills to have a keen eye on situational awareness while maintaining a Class "A" operation.
Understand the basics for developing full encompassing post orders for your buildings to include in detail the building policies, standard operating procedures, how to effectively enforce your post orders while developing exercises for training and testing of procedures.
Quality Assurance and Security Management:
Learn proven strategies for enhancing Quality Assurance with your security management.
We will be exploring the ASIS Standard for Business Continuity while incorporating a discussion that will provide a deeper understanding for public sector coordination and collaboration with local, state and federal law enforcement and how these relationships can help in an emergency situation.
Social Media in a High Rise environment via monitoring and Generation X:
Learn how to utilize social media to your advantage when dealing with Generation X.
Return to your workplace with a plan to enhance your lobby, roof top while learning to cope with the disruptions that can be presented by a labor protest and/or demonstration.
Understand the complex issues surrounding incident command while maintaining communication with property management and building staff. Learn how encompass tenants as well as media management.
Learn how to vet vendors and identify those credible and reliable sources while eliminating those items that could be a potential rumor and/or gossip.
Return to your workplace with actionable items to help enhance your workplace violence procedures for dealing with verbal, written and electronic threats along with physical and criminal actions.
X- Marks the spot
This process approach teaches how to establish counter surveillance and how to identify and respond to hostile surveillance.
Working with young professionals, and understanding cultural issues. What young professionals need to know when entering workforce, how to get a job –etc.
Learn the elements involved with property lines, public easements, common areas, private property along with government and public agencies.