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WSSCA is an association of professionals dedicated to the task of improving security, safety, and health in Wisconsin's schools. We are committed to making schools a safer place to learn, play, teach, work, and to visit.

Our Mission

WSSCA, founded in 1968, is an association of professionals dedicated to the task of improving security, safety, and health in Wisconsin schools. WSSCA is a non-profit and non-government organization that includes administrators, supervisors, teachers, building and grounds personnel, health and nursing personnel, safety coordinators, security coordinators, school resource officers, school districts as well as private/public businesses through district, corporate and student memberships. The business of the association is conducted by a thirteen member board with an executive director. This group is further guided by several technical advisors with professional backgrounds in a variety of school safety and security related fields.

Upcoming events

    • 26 Oct 2016
    • 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Crown Plaza Hotel, Madison WI


    Module 3: This course identifies key elements of school environmental safety and health standards mandated by the various state and federal regulating agencies.  Standards related to asbestos, pest management, lead, radon, air and water quality will be discussed.

    Module 8:  This course will provide an overview and directions to participants regarding threats and violence in schools.  Module students will understand the nature and importance of developing a uniform understanding and definition of threats and the processes used in schools to address them.  Instruction and practice will be provided to enable module students to identify and locate threats from a multi-hazard perspective.  Prevention and mitigation of threats and hazards will be addressed.


    8:00 to 8:15  Registration

    Module 3: Compliance of Safety and Health Standards

    11:45 to 12:30  Lunch

    12:15 to 12:30  Registration for PM session

    Module 8: Threat Assessment, Prevention and Mitigation

    Certification Tracker

    WSSCA School Safety Certification Program Overview

Upcoming Opportunities

Readiness and Emergency Management Webinars

Friday, September 16State and Local Perspectives on Emergency Management Back to School Activities

Presenters from state education agencies and local education agencies will share what they are doing to support districts and schools in developing and revising EOPs as a part of back-to-school professional development activities. REMS TA Center staff will share how we can support state and local education agencies in their efforts to ensure EOPs in their schools and districts remain up-to-date.

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Friday, September 2Use of Social Media in School Behavioral Threat Assessments

Presenters will discuss how recent technological advances have created additional considerations for behavioral threat assessments. Topics will include online threats and how they can be identified and addressed.

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Friday, September 9Incorporating Sextortion into School EOP Planning

Presenters from the U.S. Department of Education, REMS TA Center, National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC), Federal Bureau of Investigation, and Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention will discuss the latest research and trends related to sextortion of K-12 youth. Topics covered will include analysis of tips from NCMEC's CyberTipLine, details on Federal efforts to address the issue and provide support on the state/local level, and methods K-12 education agencies can use to prevent, respond to and recover from sextortion.

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 News Events
2016 Presidents Letter
The Math of Mass Shootings 12/07/2015
Updates to Osha's Record Keeping Rule
State Superintendent releases "Wingspread" Safe School Recommendations. 
School Safety Coordinators Resource Guide (Members Only Resource Page)
WSSCA Offers School Safety and Security Assessments


PO Box 8441, Green Bay, Wisconsin 54308-8441  Ph: 920-615-3926

Email: wssca@wssca.org

2016 Wisconsin School Safety Coordinators Association

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