Sports and Special Events Incident Management (MGT 404)
Organization(s): Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX)
Jul 16, 2019 — Jul 17, 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). The course is designed to help develop athletic department staff, facility management personnel, campus public safety personnel, emergency response supervisors, and others involved in sports/special event management to better manage incidents that could occur during an event.
Target Audience: Athletic departments, operators of large arenas/venues, campus public safety, campus emergency management, campus administration, campus environmental health and safety, campus physical plant/public works, student life/affairs, public affairs, and sports information.