Emergency Preparedness


PVCC has a formal emergency response plan and emergency procedures, which are regularly reviewed. Police and Security officers are on campus, augmented by WiFi cameras in strategically placed locations. The college has a public address system in all buildings, a telephone in every classroom, emergency call boxes prominently located in the parking lots, electronic messaging capability, and other measures in place to help ensure the security and safety of everyone on campus. PVCC also maintains a collaborative relationship with the Albemarle County Police Department and other local and state law enforcement agencies.

PVCC Emergency Procedures   
Procedures to follow in the event of an emergency. These procedures are posted in all campus classrooms. 

Crisis and Emergency Management Plan
This plan aims to direct actions intended to preserve life and protect property from further destruction in the event of an emergency.

Threat Assessment Manual   
The purpose of the threat assessment procedures is to provide guidelines for threat assessment on the Piedmont Virginia Community College (PVCC) campus and identify resources, programs, procedures, and safeguards that will ensure the safety and security of the PVCC community.

PVCC also maintains a confidential Continuity of Operations Plan, which serves as a recovery plan after an event.

PVCC Safety Manual