Environmental Health & Safety Institute (EHSI)

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Active Shooter Training Workshop

We are excited to announce this year's Safety Leadership Conference scheduled for April 23-25 at Cape Fear Community College in Wilmington NC.  The agenda this year will focus on campus security and active shooter response.  We have scheduled some excellent presenters this year and we are looking forward to sharing some very useful information that will benefit Community Colleges of all sizes. The registration fee of $50 will cover all conference activities including lunch on 4/24. Please submit your payment to Anne Smith to reserve your space! Please make check out to Blue Ridge Community College, 180 West Campus Drive, Flat Rock, NC 28731 with your name in the memo line. We are unable to take credit card payments.  Anyone who is involved with campus safety, security, or leadership is invited to attend. Be sure to reserve your rooms now before the blocks expire! 


Cape Fear Community College
Wilmington, NC
April 23-25, 2019





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Agenda highlights include:

  • Active Threat Response Planning
  • Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design  
  • Emergency Action Planning for the Disabled   
  • Planning effective armed intruder response drills   
  • NFPA Standard for Active Shooter Response
  • Reunification Planning


Reserve your seat at the conference here!



Hotel Information:

We have reserved a block of rooms at three nearby hotels.  Give them a call and let them know you are with "Blue Ridge CC/EHSI Safety Leadership Conference" and they will honor prices below.

  • Courtyard by Marriott
    229 North 2nd Street, Wilmington, NC  28401 919-632-2900 (King $159* and 2 Queen bed room $159*) Block expires 3/24/19 12:01 amValet parking only at $18/day. Bistro restaurant serves breakfast and dinner daily. Food/beverage not included in rate.  Check in 4:00 pm. Check out 12noon.
    Individuals must cancel by 6pm 48 hours prior to arrival or be charged 1 night stay.
    *Prices quoted does not include taxes (13%)

Courtyard by Marriott Website

  • Hampton Inn Downtown
    225 Grace Street, Wilmington, NC  28401   910-251-3930, (Kings and Queens $129*. Rooms blocked until 3/29/19)
    Rate includes breakfast. Valet parking only $17/car/day. Cancel room within 48 hours of date of arrival or billed one nights room and tax.Check in 3:00 pm and check out 11:00 am. *Prices quoted do not include taxes (13%)

Hampton Inn Downtown Website

  • Hotel Ballast
    301 N. Water Street, Wilmington, NC 28401 910-763-5900
    (Kings and Queens $129*. Room block expires 3/29/2019.) Individuals must cancel within 72 hours prior to arrival or be charged 1 night stay. Early departure is $50. (Please advise hotel at or before check in of any change in length of stay to avoid this fee.) Parking guaranteed for guests only ($12/night and $16/day for valet parking). Check in 4:00 pm. Check out 11:00 am. * Prices quoted do not include taxes (13%)

Hotel Ballast Website


Directions & Map to Cape Fear Community College

Cape Fear Community College buildingsCape Fear Community College Address:

411 N Front Street
Wilmington, NC  28401


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If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Anne Smith at (828) 694-1767 or email her at ehsi@blueridge.edu.


EHSI: Environmental Health & Safety Institute logoThe mission of the Environmental Health and Safety Institute is to assist the NC community colleges in their pursuit of safe and healthy workplaces. EHSI currently provides safety training, inspections and air quality testing.


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Anne Smith
(828) 694-1767