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CANCELLED – Front Desk Safety & Security Workshop – Elizabethtown, NY

April 29, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

This event has been cancelled and postponed.



In this workshop, you’ll discover a variety of tools, techniques and strategies for securing your front desk area and staying calm and in control when faced with a variety of situations.

Perfect for: front desk staff, receptionists, secretaries, office assistants, security personnel and facility managers.

Topics to include:

  • Assess your front desk area and eliminate potential security breaches, dangerous situations and safety hazards
  • Best ways to respond when emergencies arise – both natural disasters and human threats
  • Dialing 911 – what to do if you are suddenly required to make that call
  • Techniques for defusing escalating tempers
  • How to keep up with visitors, packages, phone calls and email
  • Warning signs that can help you identify people who may pose a threat to you, your organization or its employees
  • Safety policy procedures for: handling suspicious packages, envelopes or other delivery items; disgruntled visitors; threats made over the phone; verbal abuse

Lunch Provided. Seating is limited. This session is FREE for all PERMA Members.

RSVP by March 6th to Sigrid Vompa, Safety Training Coordinator, svompa@perma.org or (518)220-0386.



April 29, 2020
8:30 am - 3:30 pm


Essex County Building
7551 Court Street, Entrance 3
Elizabethtown, NY 12932 United States
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