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Course Details

Sport Event Risk Management
NTED Course Number AWR-167
Length 16.00 hours
Delivery Mobile (Non-Resident)
Level Awareness
Continuing Education Credits 1.60
This course is designed to build capabilities for multi-agency collaboration pertaining to risk management for sport events. It introduces the seven-step sport security risk management process, including the idea of risk management and setting risk management goals for sport events, identifying assets that need protecting and determining risk, implementing planning and mitigation actions, and implementing after-action review for events as well as incidents. Through activity-based training modules, intact security teams will enhance their ability for planning, risk assessment, training, and exercising practices specific to conducting sport events. The expectation is for participants to return to their respective organization and coordinate the development of a sport event security management system.
At the conclusion of the course, participants will be able to:
* Discuss and understand the global threat environment directed at soft targets and identify sport event and special event threats.
* Build an effective risk management team.
* Relate threat, hazard, and risk management concepts and the self-assessment process for sports venues and events facilities.
* Identify, understand, and determine the best available physical and non-physical protective measures for sport event facilities/venues.
* Identify event and emergency operational planning considerations, including the importance of the event action plan and the difference between event planning and incident action planning.
* Develop and implement a staff training cycle relative to sport event security and safety management.
* Identify various exercise options and how to conduct an exercise involving key partners and evaluate performance in order to address gaps and ensure continuous improvement.
* Apply risk management procedures to a multi-agency, multi-discipline scenario.
NTED Prerequisites
Other Prerequisites
It is recommended that participants complete the following National Incident Management System (NIMS)/ICS training prior to this course:
* IS-100.b: Introduction to Incident Command System
* 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
Target Audience
Emergency Management, Emergency Medical Services, Fire Service, Hazardous Materials, Law Enforcement, Other, Public Health, Private Sector / Corporate Security and Safety Professionals, Public Works, Search and Rescue
Mission Areas and Core Capabilities
Prevent   -  Planning
Mitigate  -  Planning
Mitigate  -  Threats and Hazard Identification
Prevent   -  Screening, Search and Detection
Protect   -  Planning
Protect   -  Screening, Search and Detection
Protect   -  Access Control and Identity Verification
Protect   -  Risk Management for Protection Programs and Activities
Recover   -  Economic Recovery
Training Certificate
Training Partner's Certificate of Completion
Contact Information
AWR-167 Sport Event Risk Management
NCS4 Training
(601) 266-4696 or (601) 266-4857

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