If you encounter an active shooter, would you know what to do? Attend an active shooter seminar

The seminar is Thursday morning
Posted at 12:21 PM, Jul 13, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-13 12:21:23-04

An armed gunman showing up at your place of business or in a public place is a sad reality today. If you encounter an active shooter, do you know the best way to react so that you increase your chances of staying alive?

The South Tampa Chamber and the Tampa Police Department are hosting an Active Shooter Seminar on Thursday.

A Tampa Police officer will provide safety tips and give you do's and don'ts if you ever encounter an active shooter.

The event is free and open to the public but attendees are asked to register in advance because seating is limited.

The event is from 8:00am.-930a.m. at the Stageworks Theater at 1120 E Kennedy Blvd in Tampa

To register, click here.

Can't make it to this event?  The Tampa Police Department offers private Active Shooter presentations for companies with more than 20 employees.  For more information contact, Officer Sean Mahabir at 813-480-1272.