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AWR-167 Sport and Special Event Risk Management

March 20 - March 21

Register: https://teex.org/class/AWR167/

Location: Mobile County EOC, 7350 Zeigler Blvd, Mobile, AL 36608

POC: Kim Bouler, 251-460-8036

Course Description

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.

This course was developed in a partnership effort between The University of Southern Mississippi’s National Center for Spectator Sports Safety and Security (USM/NCS4) and the TEEX National Emergency Response and Recovery Training Center (NERRTC).

This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements for AWR-167 Sport Event Risk Management course #78399.

Note: Participants enrolled in a TEEX-Instructor Led Webinar must have access to a laptop or mobile device/tablet during the class session to participate in all course sessions as well as complete course testing and evaluations electronically.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Enrollment Requirements

Participants must be U.S. citizens. A FEMA Student ID is required to register for and participate in any training provided by FEMA agencies. All FEMA training providers, registration systems, and enrollment procedures are required to use this FEMA SID, which can be obtained at the following website: https://cdp.dhs.gov/femasid; or with TEEX assistance upon arrival for class.

Course Completion Requirements

Participants are required to score a 70% or better on the Post-Test and attend 80% of the course hours in order to receive a course certificate of completion.

Participant Must Provide

Attendance Requirements

Class attendance is an essential part of the education process, and participants in TEEX courses are expected to attend all class sessions and field exercises. The course requires participants to attend a minimum of 80% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirement, for example, a field exercise that cannot be missed.

Participants in a TCOLE credit course must complete the class in its entirety to receive TCOLE credit.

Recommended

Successful completion of the following courses is recommended, but not required:

  • IS-100.B: Introduction to Incident Command System (ICS)
  • IS-700.A: National Incident Management System (NIMS), An Introduction
  • IS-15.B: Special Events Contingency Planning for Public Safety Agencies
  • IS-200.B: ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents
  • IS-800.B: National Response Framework, An Introduction

Upon successful completion, you 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.

Suggested Audience

  • Education
  • Emergency Management
  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Fire Services
  • Governmental Administrative
  • Hazardous Material
  • Healthcare
  • Law Enforcement
  • Public Health Communications
  • Public Safety Communications
  • Security and Safety
  • Transportation

Continuing Education And Professional Credits

Note: Live Online Instructor-Led (webinar) courses are not eligible for TCOLE credit.

  • 16.00 hours – Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)
  • State Board for Educator Certification (SBEC)/Texas Education Agency (TEA)

Government Programs

Details

Start:
March 20
End:
March 21
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Venue

MCEMA
7350 Zeigler Blvd.
Mobile, AL 36608 United States
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Phone
2514608000