Security and emergency management

Managing trauma

The Department has created a resource to to support principals, Student Support Services and other recovery team members to take action to manage trauma for students, staff and school community members following an incident.

Managing Trauma: A guide to managing trauma following an incident

Criminal damage and other incidents

If a member of the public sees criminal damage or incidents occurring at a school, they should contact emergency services (police, fire brigade, ambulance) immediately.

Schools are required to report incidents involving property loss, damage or personal safety. To contact the Department's Security Management Unit, see Security Services