Sport and Special Event Evacuation Training and Exercise (MGT 412)
Organization(s): University of Southern Mississippi's National Center for Spectator Sports Security and Safety (USM/NCS4) and the Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service's National Emergency Response and Recovery Training Center (TEEX/NERRTC)
Jul 16, 2019 — Jul 17, 2019
The course is highly innovative in that it builds multi-agency collaboration by delivering critical evacuation planning information utilizing SportEvac, a computerized modeling simulation and visualization training system. Participants will have the opportunity to conduct evacuation analysis of a sport venue under a wide range of conditions. Course outcomes will include plans and policies specific to respective sport venues. This course is applicable to all sport venues, regardless of venue capacity.