Contact: Steve Fustero
Phone: (571) 216-8205
Email: iacsp1@aol.com

Verify Certificate
Policies & Restrictions
Tutorial: Enrollment
Tutorial: Completing the Course
Technical Support
Technical Support FAQ
Technical Support Request

Bomb Threat Management: Online

Bomb threats persist as the most common bomb-related problem encountered by organizations worldwide. In this two-hour distance learning course, bomb security expert Craig Gundry explores the procedures and options for managing bomb threats, evacuations, searching facilities for explosive devices, and responding to a suspicious object.

Topics include:

Bomb Threats • Motives • Malevolent Bomb Threat Strategies • Pre-Planning Considerations • Bomb Threat Response Planning • Command and Control • Handling Threat Calls • Evaluating Bomb Threats • Establishing an Incident Command Point (ICP) • Search and Evacuation Planning • Security Team Search • Suspect Object Response


This Internet-based training program includes the following S2 Online Academy lessons:

No. Lesson ID Lesson Title Presentation Time
1 SEC 111 Bomb Threat Management 2h 13m

Total completion time for this course is approximately 2-3 hours.

Testing And Documentation

The final exam for this course is administered online as a 20-question multiple-choice test. Upon completion of the test, the score is automatically graded and documented in the student's "My Courses" transcript (accessible from the "My Account" page). In accordance with S2 Online course policy, the student must complete the online test with a passing score of 80% or better to receive a Certificate of Training. If the student does not pass the test the first time, the student has one opportunity to re-test.

Student Comments

"Very detailed for the first responder, excellent course.
  C. Elliot
Clark County Sheriff's Office
"The best. All security professionals should do this course. Its a must.
  G. Jacobs
"Excellent structure and presentation. A lot of eye openers and lessons to apply to my Department. Awesome lesson overall!
  J. Williams
Department of Security, Adams County
"My first course. Wow what a great e-learning tool.
  R. Sweeney
US Marshals Service
"Excellent, the basics and simplicity are the principles of sound emergency planning. This is it for bomb threat planning.
  P. Smith
Chevron Angola
"Very informative and realistic.
  M. Brown
Bishop Innovative Group, LLC
"The distance courses I took were excellent. They are full of relevant and useful information. I hope to take many more courses in the near future. Thank you for this wonderful educational opportunity.
  G. M.
U.S. Army Reservist & Police Officer
"Great information! Very good.
  A. Gumm
"I like the concept. It makes it possible for me to brush up on my skills. Something which I otherwise would not able to, due to my work schedule.
  E. E. Lüchau
"Very intresting. I enjoyed it very much. This sort of online training is not available in the UK or South Africa.
  L. F. De Beer
South African Police Service
"Course was in depth. Good technology used in presentation.
  J. D. Scott
"Excellent structure and presentation. Al ot of eye openers and lessons to apply to my Department. Awesome lesson overall!
  J. Williams
County of Adams Security
"Effectively presented. Clear and concise.
  E. Gipson
Jormac Aerospace
"I thought this was a good course. Being a law enforcement officer the course covered material I was already aware of but I also learned some new things. Anytime you learn something new, no matter how small, in my line of work could make all the difference in saving lives.
  E. Morris
City of Orlando Police Dept. Airport Div.
"Since I am a security officer and "D" Instructor I feel that the basic techniques offered in the course have vastly increased my ability to handle bomb threats as well as offer constructive education to clients. I can also convey to students the necessity of expanding their knowledge in this very important area.
  P. Leps
"Good coverage of the types of responses and proceedures to follow. This is a worthwhile course even if you have taken a bomb threat management course before.
  L. Schlack
Global Entertainment Security Inc.
"Very good; provided a great intro as well as some issues that I hadn't thought of before.
  M. Trinkley
Chicora Foundation, Inc.
"Very well presented. S2's online courses are perhaps the best online courses I've taken.
  J. Rector
Chief, Security Forces Programs and Requirements Branch
"This particular course, like all of the other ones I have taken from the S2 Institute, is of excellent quality both in its highly practical content and effective delivery method. In this day and age, where countless bomb threats - most false but some deadly real - are made against individuals and organizations worldwide, the immediately useful information presented in this course definitely gives the average person as well as security professionals a variety of tools and methods for successfully coping with such threats.
  Dr. Michael Oehler, Tokyo, Japan
"Excellent course. Provides good basic knowledge of bomb threat management.
  T. Lynch
"Really good course. Easy to understand. Keep up the good work.
  A. James
"Excellent course. Can benefit everyone in an organization from the receptionist to the CEO. Well done! All Starside employees will be taking this course.
  R. Coventry
Starside Security & Investigation, Inc
"Very good. Excellent information and planning that can be used as well supplemented in an industrial- corporate-office environment.
  K. Nagy
"This was my first course through S2. I found the course content very informative and the instructor extremely knowledgeable. I was very impressed and plan on taking more S2 distance learning courses.
  T. Moore
Peel Regional Police
"Very well organized and presented.
  K. Kendall
"This course was great. Very well presented, and very useful information.
  J. Ceja
Allied-Barton Security Services
"Mr. Gundry has taken learning to another level of learning!
  J. Cortes
Daytona Beach College
"Great presentation. I've learned a lot of new things.
  A. Balajoro
Dolphin Energy Limited
"Very informative and professionally presented. Highly recommended.
  T. Callaghan
Allied Barton Security Services
"The course presentation is a perfect program for individual security and non-security personnel who do not have the time nor the chance to go into classroom instruction and training.
  M. Mostoles
Dolphin Energy Limited
"Course is very well detailed.
  L. McTeague
Red Cross
"Very well detailed course.
  L. McTeague
Red Cross
"Very good, all points covered well.
  Z. Josephs
"Very well organized and useful information in handling a bomb threat. Couldn't be any more comprehensive and effective as a tool in understanding the theory and necessary procedures to follow as a Security Officer. Fantastic!
  C. Thrasher
Thrasher's Protection Service
"I thought the material was appropriate for this topic and professionally presented. I was glad to take the course. I look forward to taking more courses with S2.
  R. Almond
"I found this course to be a valuable tool that every law enforcement officer and security personnel should take.
  K. Barratt
U.S Federal Government
"The instructor was very knowledgeable in the course.
  K. England
LCRA Police
"I thought the course was extremely good.
  R. Steele
"Excellent, Craig is a fantastic instructor.
  T. Shannon
United Nations
"Excellent Presentation!! Mr. Gundry is a fantastic instructor with great knowledge. I highly recommend this course to all!!
  K. Schaefer, CPO, CHS-III
Allied-Barton Security Services
"Course was well developed and presented.
  H. Watkins
Specialized Safety Services
"I was very impressed with the course. I was skeptical about how good an online course could be, but it surprised me. It was presented very well. I look forward to taking some more online courses thru the S2 Institute.
  P. Castello
Securcorp Tactical Response Inc.
"Very informative material, well organized.
  F. Gorski
Florida Supreme Court, Office of the Marshall

Click the button below to enroll in 'Bomb Threat Management'


Average Student Rating:
102 students rate this course:



Restriction Level:
Level 1 - Open to the Public

Security Officers, Security Managers, Facility Managers

Expected Completion Time:
2-3 hours

20 questions, multiple-choice

System Requirements:
PC: Windows 98 or above
Macintosh: OS X or above
Linux: Flash 7 browser plugin & accelerated X
Browser capable of supporting Flash Player 7 Macromedia Flash Player 7 or later - Click here to get the latest version of Flash Player.
128 MB RAM
Pentium III 600 MHz or faster processor / OR Mac G4 600 MHz or faster Audio capability
High speed Internet - ADSL, Cable, T1+ (>=512 kBps)

Click the button below to enroll in 'Bomb Threat Management'