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SIAcademy LIVE! Securing K-12 School Environments

September 19, 2023 @ 3:00 pm - October 5, 2023 @ 4:00 pm EDT

SIAcademy LIVE! Securing School Environments

About the Course

SIAcademy LIVE! is a series of instructor-led virtual courses to help you grow your business and technical know-how. In this SIAcademy LIVE! learning series, we examine the current state of K-12 school security and covers proactive security measures designed to enhance building and perimeter protection, secure classrooms and interior learning facilities, prevent active shooter incidents and enhance situational awareness. This series will also provide resources on the PASS Guidelines and potential grant funding opportunities for school safety and security improvement projects.

This six-course series begins Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2023, and occurs on Thursdays and Thursdays from 3 to 4 p.m. EDT each week. Course dates are Sept. 19, 21, 26 and 28 and Oct. 3 and 5.

This series is ideal for:

  • District and School Administrators/Staff
  • School Resource Officers/Campus Law Enforcement
  • Security Project Mangers
  • Facility Architects/Engineers
  • Integrators and Installers
  • Security Consultants
  • Nonprofit Representatives

Registration is free thanks to the support of our sponsors Allegion, ASSA ABLOY, Axis Communications, Hanwha Vision and ZeroEyes.


  • Session 1: The Current State of K-12 School Security (Tuesday, Sept. 19, 3:00- 4:00 p.m. EDT)
  • Session 2: Secure the Perimeter, Protect the Interior (Thursday, Sept. 21, 3:00- 4:00 p.m. EDT)
  • Session 3: Proactive Security Measures for Active Shooter Scenarios (Tuesday, Sept. 26, 3:00- 4:00 p.m. EDT)
  • Session 4: Leveraging Video Surveillance to Enhance School Security (Thursday, Sept. 28, 3:00- 4:00 p.m. EDT)
  • Session 5: School Doors & Locks 101 – Learnings from Uvalde and Previous Attacks (Tuesday, Oct. 3, 3:00- 4:00 p.m. EDT)
  • Session 6: Planning for School Security Improvement Projects (Thursday, Oct. 5, 3:00- 4:00 p.m. EDT)


September 19, 2023 @ 3:00 pm EDT
October 5, 2023 @ 4:00 pm EDT
Event Category:


Security Industry Association (SIA)