MGT-466: Sport and Special Event Enhanced Risk Management and Assessment

MGT-466: Sport and Special Event Enhanced Risk Management and Assessment







This course provides participants with tools and methodologies for conducting venue-specific and event-specific risk assessments. In the course, participants will utilize assessment outputs to make risk mitigation decisions and determine how to measure the effectiveness of decision-making. This innovative training will introduce methodologies designed to complement and expand on national critical infrastructure framework guidelines. The interdisciplinary course stresses the importance of leveraging and applying proven practices to a wide range of sport and special event safety and security risks.   


  • Risk Management Principles/Concepts
  • Identifying and Assessing Risk
  • Risk Prioritization
  • Mitigation Strategies
  • Evaluating Mitigation Strategies
  • Application of Risk Management


  • Facilities and Operations
  • Venue Executives/Managers
  • Venue Security
  • Emergency Management/Planning
  • Risk Manager
  • Event Management/Planning
  • Law Enforcement
  • Fire Services
  • Emergency Medical Services


  • AWR-167, Sport and Special Event Risk Management
  • IS-100.B: Introduction to Incident Command System, ICS-100
  • IS-200.B: ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents
  • IS-700.A: National Incident Management System (NIMS), An Introduction
  • IS-800.B: National Response Framework, An Introduction

Registration Requirements

Students must register and bring a copy of their SID number to class. Register online here.

Workshop Resources

Course Schedule

Start DateCompletion DateCityOnline Registration
Nov 29, 2023Nov 30, 2023Largo, FLClick Here
Dec 5, 2023Dec 6, 2023Aurora, ILClick Here
Dec 13, 2023Dec 14, 2023Weslaco, TXClick Here
Jan 30, 2024Jan 31, 2024Elkhorn, WIClick Here
Feb 28, 2024Feb 29, 2024Steelton/Harrisburg, PAClick Here
Mar 20, 2024Mar 21, 2024Wilmington, NCClick Here

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