School Lockdown Equipment
Be Prepared • Act Fast • Communicate
Using your phone system as school lockdown equipment, you can quickly and discreetly communicate any situation. Via pre-recorded messages you can alert all staff and students, inform the authorities and quickly get all staff and students safe.
Telephone paging is fast, provides clear communication and is easy to use.
pre-recorded messages to correctly advise the situation
quickly active lockdown from any phone
multiple buildings, mobile devices & loud speakers
authorities alerted immediately
Dynamic Lockdown Equipment
Due to multiple reasons to trigger a lockdown, being clear about the type of threat can help schools ensure the safety of staff and students:
- Local community incident or disturbance
- Intruder on site or in the vicinity
- Major fire or air pollution
- Dangerous animal in the grounds
Any reason to activate lockdown can be unique. By having a dynamic lockdown procedure with pre-recorded alerts will keep staff and students correctly informed and the right protocol implemented.
It’s human nature to forget emergency procedures under pressure. Deciphering lights or alarms can be confusing. Pre-recorded messages with precise instructions are proven to be the most effective way to communicate.
- Between lessons
- Before school
- After school clubs
- Playing fields
When students are scattered outside of the classroom, it is important to broadcast your message effectively and quickly to make everyone safe. With the phone system connected to your existing public address (PA) speakers, those without communication devices can be reached. Your paging system can be configured to use speakers at specific times of the day.
Remote access to the system is just as important. Our systems can be accessed remotely via a mobile phone. Activating emergency procedures from the playing fields, before school starts or from home.
Pre-recorded messages to the emergency services will also save valuable time. Accurate information about the situation will get the right type of help when you need it most.
Your telephone paging system can connect to more than just phones. There is a wide range of warning devices available from lights to digital signage.
Connected every classroom with an IP phone. Activate and receive vital communications about the lockdown.
Mobile devices with software installed can remotely access your Lockdown System
Audio warning via IP speakers
For the hearing impaired and outside areas, a visual warning that lockdown has been activated.
Providing visible messages and voice warnings for large areas swimming pools & gymnasiums.
- The fastest way to Alert Authorities
As soon as lockdown is triggered, a pre-recorded message alert the authorities. This ensures the right type of help is dispatched for any situation.
- Remote access
Being able to trigger Lockdown remotely can save valuable time.
- Communicating between rooms
During a lockdown, it is essential that staff and students are kept informed. Being connected to the people in charge will calm the situation
- Zone Paging
During some incidents, you may need to evacuate, or lockdown, selected parts of the school. By paging different messages to each zone, clear instructions on how to best act can be sent quickly.
What else can a phone system do?
IP phone system can make calls, a lot cheaper using VoIP than traditional BT services. You can have multiple phone numbers to better manage incoming calls or auto attendant to direct calls. Find out more about our phone systems
In the event of bad weather, a pre-recorded message can be activated to inform callers that the school is closed.
Connecting IP Cameras to your telephone system is straight forward. And using PoE (Power over Ethernet) no additional electrical wiring will be required to install. With a range of tamper-proof internal and external cameras, your school can be fully monitored. This can be a further aid to the authorities with remote connection.
Telephone Europe understood our brief and were able to suggest practical and cost-effective solutions. We are very happy with our up-graded telephone system which fully meets our requirements and is backed up with a high standard of technical, engineering and customer service support.
The Ferrers School, Northamptonshire
Call us for advice on your
School Lockdown Procedures.
0800 652 1900
Why Telephone Europe?
We spend quality time understanding your requirements, designing a bespoke solution creating connections where they are needed most.
We have successfully installed over 12 School Lockdown Systems across Birmingham where most of our business relationships have been build through recommendation.
We offer full support and maintenance, both on-site and off-site and full hardware warranty with our own team of technical engineers.
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