MIT has adopted the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s “Run. Hide. Fight.” program for responding to an encounter with a violent intruder or active shooter. In conjunction with MIT Police, MIT Emergency Management conducts training sessions to help the MIT community learn these response skills.  The training is conducted in two progressive phases:

Contact us at em-staff@mit.edu for more information or to schedule a training session.

*IF YOU ARE FACING AN ACTIVE SHOOTER SITUATION NOW, PLEASE REFER TO THE ACTIVE SHOOTER/VIOLENT INTRUDER PAGE OF THE EMERGENCY RESPONSE GUIDE.*