Behavioral Intervention Team

Behavioral Intervention Team BIT/CARE

Mission Statement

The Behavioral Intervention Team is dedicated to a proactive, coordinated and planned approach to the identification, prevention, assessment, management, and reduction of interpersonal and behavioral threats to the safety and well-being of Antelope Valley College students, faculty, staff, and visitors.


  • Provide a safe environment for members of the college community,
  • Provide a safe emotional environment for the college community, and
  • Promote peace of mind for friends and family of the college community.

Training and Certifications

The Antelope Valley College BIT/CARE has received extensive training from the National Behavioral Intervention Team Association (NaBITA) which is an organization for the support and professional development of behavioral intervention team members and specializes in behavioral intervention teams on college campuses.  The BIT/CARE also participated in the NaBITA annual conference and the NaBITA BIT Best Practicies Certification Course. 

These trainings and certification provides education, resources, and support to the BIT to make our campus and workplaces safer through caring prevention and intervention.

Last updated: February 28, 2020