Wayne Freeman

Wayne Freeman

Senior Special Agent; SLED

Wayne Freeman has been in law enforcement for 26 years and is the South Carolina Active Shooter and CCTA Training Coordinator. He is a Senior Special Agent with the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division, and supervises the State Active Shooter and CCTA Training Program. Past assignments include: special operations, firefighter, EMT, SWAT, medic, tactical flight officer, explosives K-9 handler, bloodhound tracking team, hazardous materials response, fugitive operations, DARE Officer, school resource officer, and others.
His active shooter experience includes: SCAASCAT Instructor, ALERRT 1 Instructor, ALERRT 2 Instructor, LASER Instructor, AAIR RTF Instructor, PACOP Instructor, MACTAC, CRASE Instructor, NTOA Active Shooter Instructor, GTI Immediate Action Team, Blue Line Active Shooter Response, ALICE Instructor, ERASE Instructor, and several other programs. He has trained with personnel from Columbine, Virginia Tech, the Greenwood SC Shooting, Trolley Square, the Naval Yard Shooting, Sandy Hook, Mother Emanuel, and many others. He has trained more than 75,000 students in active shooter response and is the author of the South Carolina active shooter training manual.
Additional notes: Stop the Bleed Instructor, TECC Instructor, Active Shooter Tabletop Instructor, South Carolina CCTA Grant Author and Manager, Author of the SC Active Shooter Training Program for Dispatchers, Author of the Active Shooter Response Considerations for Mid-level LE Responders training program, extensive instructor trainer experience, and other certifications upon request.
Active shooter training for dispatchers includes: thousands of dispatchers trained in multiple states, multiple conference deliveries for APCO/NENA events, train-the-trainer courses delivered in Texas, Colorado, Louisiana, Virginia, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Denver, and many other locations, co-author of Federal training program available to dispatchers nationwide, and APCO/NENA State Commendation Award for creating the Active Shooter for Dispatchers Training Program.

Wayne Freeman

Breakout Session

Integrating Dispatchers into Active Attack Response