Guide to Developing an Emergency Lockdown Plan for Your School and School Districts

Crisis Playbook

Developing an Emergency Lockdown Plan for Schools and School Districts 

Campus emergency preparedness goes far beyond active shooting planning. Schools and school districts need supplementary emergency lockdown plans, as incidents become more common.

Not sure how to get started? Or looking to take your current planning efforts to the next level? We’re here to help. Based on best practices in the field, our step-by-step, how-to guide gives you a detailed template to develop your own emergency lockdown plan. 

The guide: 

  • Defines incident response mission areas 
  • Explains the Incident Management Command system 
  • Sets response team personnel, roles, and responsibilities 
  • Lays out crisis communications and strategies
  • Provides clear guidelines to develop your response and action plans