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
Jan 17, 2023Jan 18, 2023Virginia Beach, VAClick Here
Jan 17, 2023Jan 18, 2023Oxford, OHClick Here
Jan 23, 2023Jan 24, 2023San Diego, CAClick Here
Jan 24, 2023Jan 25, 2023Gainesville, GAClick Here
Mar 7, 2023Mar 8, 2023Glendale, AZClick Here
Apr 18, 2023Apr 19, 2023Ann Arbor, MIClick Here
May 2, 2023May 3, 2023Lauderdale Lakes, FLClick Here
May 15, 2023May 16, 2023Evansville, INClick Here

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