Sports and Special Events Incident Management (MGT 404)
Organization(s): National Center for Spectator Sports Safety and Security (NCS4) and Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX)
Jul 23, 2019 — Jul 24, 2019
This course emphasizes the unique aspects of response to an incident occurring during a sports/special event, including considerations for business continuity and after-action activities. Participants will learn the skills necessary to effectively manage an incident by applying and implementing a multi-disciplinary management team approach as described in the National Incident Management System (NIMS). At the end of the course a practical application exercise can be customized to the facility where the course is held. Topics covered include incident management for sports/special events, NIMS, business continuity considerations, after action reporting, incident action planning, and the resource management process.
Target Audience: Athletic departments; operators of large arenas/venues; campus emergency management, administration, environmental health and safety, public affairs and sports information, physical plant/public works; local elected officials; fire service and emergency medical services; law enforcement; NGOs; public health; pubic works; state, local, and federal agency representatives; and media representatives.