Courses and Training

The university police offer a range of courses to assist you in ensuring your own safety and the safety of the campus community. These programs are nationally-recognized and taught by certified instructors.


This course is taught by a university police officer and engages the city of Houston’s – Run – Hide – Fight process in reacting to an active shooters scenario.  

Instructor: University Police Department
Contact to set up and schedule training.
Download the active shooter response poster


These courses are taught by a university police officer who is a EMT and Red Cross certified instructor.  Among the courses are basic first aid, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) instruction using current recognized instruction, and Automated External Defibrillators (AED) familiarization and instruction.

Instructor: Sergeant Brandon Guth

 For information and scheduling of student, staff, or faculty groups, contact the university police at (573) 341-4300.


CSA Training

Log into Percipio ( to access the Campus Security Authority Training.  Questions about training assignment or content: Contact Clery Coordinator:


Rape Aggression Defense

This course is taught by a university police officer who is a certified R.A.D. instructor.  The course is weekly with four sessions, each session lasts 3 hours and combines classroom training with practical applications.

Course website:
Instructor: University Police Department,
Contact to schedule training.


This course will be instructed by Police Chief Roberts. Who will use his over 25 years of experience as a Financial Crimes Investigator with the United States Secret Service to help you from becoming a victim of identity theft or fraud.

Instructor: Police Chief Douglas Roberts

Contact to schedule training.