Course Description

  • Overview

    This AAOMT program is an intensive, condensed training session based on a proven approach, industry expert experience and leading academic research. It provides an introduction to the key skills and underpinning knowledge required to recognise, avoid, manage, and react correctly under the extreme duress of an active armed offender incident.

  • Goal & Objective

    This short, intensive and informative Active Armed Offender Response & Management program is designed to equip you with the knowledge to identify and respond to the threat and assist you in motivating an attitude of survival if you are ever involved in these threatening situations.

  • Course Duration

    Est. hours to complete : 0.5 Hour

The following topics will be covered:

  • Overview of Active Armed Offender threat

  • Introduction to Modus operandi of Active Armed Offenders

  • Active armed offender response (Escape, Hide, Tell modelling)

  • Introduction Physical & Psychological effects

  • Overview of Preventative & proactive measures

  • Introduction to practical survival and management techniques

  • Reactive measures and aftermath including working with authorities and after incident management and recovery

  • Communication considerations

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Chapter 1: Welcome to the Active Armed Offender Management Training Course

    • How to use this course

    • Before we begin...

  • 2

    Chapter 2: Active Armed Offender Management Training

    • Overview

    • Lesson 1: Active Armed Offender Management

    • Lesson 2: Escape, Hide, Tell Cartoon Video

    • AAOMT Print Out

    • Chapter 2 Knowledge Test

  • 3

    Next Steps...

    • More resources for you

    • Before you go...



Group CEO, Risk 2 Solution

Dr Gav Schneider

Acknowledged Risk Leader 

Dr Gav is the Group CEO of Risk 2 Solution and is an acknowledged subject matter expert on human centric and integrated risk management. He has a broad background in safety and security, emergency management and incident response, with extensive senior level management and leadership experience. 

He has led numerous, high-level consulting and advisory projects and has two decades of Operational Specialised Risk Management, Cultural Change, Security and Safety experience in over 16 countries. Dr Gav has a National Security Clearance NV1 and is a fellow of ARPI, ISRM, GIA, IML as well as a RSecP and CPP. He is considered Australia’s leader in the field of Psychology of Risk. 

Education and Training

  • Doctor of Criminology
  • Certificate in Disruptive Strategy (Harvard Business School) 
  • Master of Technology in Security and Risk Management 
  • Graduate Diploma in Management (Learning) & Strategic Leadership 
  • Advanced Diploma in Integrated Risk

Recent Projects

  • 2019 - Department of Defence – Risk Appetite, Tolerance and Risk Intelligence project
  • 2019 – QLD Police Counter-Terrorism Command – Capability development
  • 2018/19 - QLD Department of State Development’s Special Projects Unit – Risk Expert
  • 2018 – Federal Dept. of Home Affairs – Risk and situational awareness project consultancy

Start your journey to creating a mindset of proactive safety and security with this short course.