PRO 690 Advanced Threat Assessment

The findings from threat assessments determine the type and level of protection required for a client and the level of resources that should be devoted to stopping a particular adversary. This course builds on the introductory course and provides more detailed methods for analyzing potential threats and types of targets, as well as possible defenses based on proper planning, training and observations. Case studies include profiles of threats from foreign countries, terrorists, fans of celebrities and stalkers.

This course is offered in the following Certificates:

The course learning outcomes that you will demonstrate upon completion of this course are as follows:

Research and define the critical elements of a Threat Assessment program. 

Recognize and describe the basic methodologies utilized in the Threat Assessment.

Examine the aspects of the Threat Assessment as they relate to the work place and work place violence.

Assess the relevance of Threat Assessments at schools and places of higher learning due to the increased violence over the past decade.

Demonstrate effective communication and writing skills appropriate for the course content.

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