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

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Sport and Special Event Enhanced Risk Management and Assessment (MGT-466)

The Sports and Special Events Enhanced Risk Management and Assessment Course provides participants with tools and methodologies for conducting venue and event specific risk assessments. 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.

Recommended Training

1. IS-100.b- Introduction to Incident Command System, ICS-100

2. IS-200.b- ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents

3. ICS-300- Intermediate Incident Command System (ICS) for Expanding Incidents

4. ICS-400- Advanced Incident Command System (ICS), Command and General Staff Complex Incidents

5. IS-700.a- National Incident Management System (NIMS), An Introduction

6. IS-800.b- National Response Framework, An Introduction

7. AWR-167, Sport Event Risk Management

Target Audience

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

Course Length

Two Days (15 Hours)

Workshop Resources

Course Schedule

Start Date Completion Date City, State Registration Link
3/2/2020 3/3/2020 Storrs, CT Registration Managed Locally 
4/14/2020 4/15/2020 Clemson, SC Registration Managed Locally 
4/20/2020 4/21/2020 Cedar Falls, IA Registration Managed Locally 
5/12/2020 5/13/2020 Los Angeles, CA Registration Managed Locally 
5/13/2020 5/14/2020 Johnson Co. (Olathe), KS Registration Managed Locally 
5/13/2020 5/14/2020 Denver, CO Registration Managed Locally
5/27/2020 5/28/2020 Lexington, KY Registration Managed Locally 
6/9/2020 6/10/2020 Gettysburg, PA Register Here
6/16/2020 6/17/2020 Fort Worth, TX Registration Managed Locally
7/13/2020 7/14/2020 Savannah, GA Registration Managed Locally 
8/25/2020 8/26/2020 Surprise, AZ Registration Managed Locally


For more information, please contact NCS4Train@usm.edu