Hour-Zero
Things we do...
Plan Development
Training & Exercises
Consulting
Emergency Mapping
Audits
Risk & Hazard Assessments
Plan Maintenance & Support
On-line Tools & Training
Crisis Communications
Practical, Effective, Affordable.
A complete emergency program for K-12 Schools.

Hour-Zero is much more than just an emergency response plan; it is a complete program that addresses all components of emergency preparedness.

– Judy Miller, Risk Manager
PUHS District

K-12 schools, across the USA and Canada, use Hour-Zero to prepare for and respond to any emergency they may face.

Providing the tools, technology and training you need for a comprehensive emergency program. We can help you create a culture of preparedness.


Training – Live and Online

Choose the most suitable training method to help you implement and support your emergency program: online learning, district-wide workshops, school-based sessions, individual coaching, tabletop exercises, train-the-trainer, presentations, or the intensive preparED conference (formerly HZ Bootcamp).

Technology – Hour-Zero Online

Build and maintain your emergency program with HZ Online, a web-application for K- 12 schools. The leading edge application incorporates ICS and NIMS standards with impressive functionality: risk assessment tools, tasks and ICS assignments, emergency mapping, online training, drill scheduling, reporting, annual checklists, and first responder access.

Expertise and Experience

Benefit from the knowledge and know-how of Hour-Zero professionals with years of emergency preparedness experience. You can be sure of a solid emergency plan, either through our exceptional resources available on HZ Online, or directly from our consultants.

Tools

Receive everything you need to support your school community through the four phases of emergency management: crisis communications plan, mapping, emergency support functions, classroom materials, incident protocols, training materials, quick reference guides, job aids, roles and responsibilities, program coordinator handbook, and much more.