Programs

Campus Safety Month Schedule

Review the schedule of events below.

Campus Safety Month Schedule
Event When & Where Description
Campus Connect September 25 (Monday)
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
MSC 3705, Manatee Room
Campus Connect is a suicide gatekeeper program that trains students, faculty, and staff on how to recognize warning signs of suicide, how to talk to someone about suicide, and how to refer people for professional assistance.
S.A.F.E. (Self-defense Awareness & Familiarization Exchange) September 26 (Tuesday)
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
MSC 3705, Manatee Room
Crime-victim prevention program encompassing strategies, techniques, options, and prevention that provides women with information that may reduce their risk of exposure to violence and introduces them to the physical aspects of self-defense.
Current Drug Trends September 27 (Wednesday)
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
MSC 3711, Egret Room
Learn about drugs frequently encountered in the USF area, emerging drug trends, and the dangers and side effects of using these substances.
"After the Fire" October 2 (Monday)
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
MSC Oval Theatre
"After the Fire" is a documentary film viewing and dialogue session with two students who survived a tragic fire in a dormitory at Seton Hall University. They will share their experience and re-enforce the importance of fire safety.
Prevention, Protection, and Response Actions for Active Threat Incidents

October 5 (Thursday)
12:00 pm-1:30 pm
MSC 3711, Egret Room

Interactive presentation providing information to prepare you for and guide your response to an active threat situation.
Biosafety Principles and Practices October 10 (Tuesday)
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Ted and Marty Couch Auditorium at Moffitt Stabile Research Building
This course is for persons working in a laboratory with biohazardous materials. The course covers general biosafety risk assessment/identification, biosafety containment, microbiological practices, and spill/emergency response. Information regarding facilities, equipment, and practices necessary to conduct research at Biosafety Level 2. The course is offered monthly. Register Here.
Side by Side Burn - Live Demonstration October 11 (Wednesday)
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Parking Lot #1 (north of LIB)
Comparison to demonstrate the importance and effectiveness of fire sprinklers in buildings and homes.
Citizen CPR October 16 (Monday)
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm 
MSC 2707, Spirit Room
Hands-on CPR training to provide life-saving care until professional responders arrive.
Disaster Preparedness

October 17 (Tuesday)
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
MSC 2709, Hillsborough Room

How to prepare for disasters and an overview of careers in emergency management.
SKYWARN Severe Weather Spotter October 18 (Wednesday)
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
MSC 3711, Egret Room
National Weather Service program. Learn the basics of severe weather development, structure, identification, and reporting.
Emergency Protective Actions  October 19 (Thursday)
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
MSC 3709, Heron Room
Interactive training that provides an all-hazards overview of protective actions that students, faculty, and staff may take when faced with potentially hazardous situations.
Pedestrian & Bike Safety October 23 (Monday)
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
MSC 3711, Egret Room
Presented by the University Police Department. Learn how to stay safe while biking or walking around campus.