Enhanced Sports and Special Events Incident Management

MGT440 - 24.00 Hours


  • Details
    8/28/2018 - 8/30/2018
    Atlanta GA
    FP  MGT440  47
  • Details
    11/27/2018 - 11/29/2018
    Waco TX
    FP  MGT440  48

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.


This course is a scenario-based workshop focusing on incident management, crowd and evacuation management, and risk management. The course is intended to prepare for the response to a large-scale incident during sporting or special events. Participants will engage in three, simulation-supported, emergency response exercises designed to hone individual and team decision-making and management skills.


There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

Students must register and bring a copy of their SID number to class. Register online:



  • AWR-167 Sport Event Risk Management
  • MGT-404 Sports and Special Events Incident Management
  • MGT-412 Sport Event  Evacuation Training and Exercise
  • IS-100.b Introduction to Incident Command System, ICS-100
  • IS-00.b ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents
  • ICS-300 Intermediate Incident Command System (ICS) for Expanding Incidents
  • ICS-400 Advanced Incident Command Systems (ICS), Command and General Staff-Complex Incidents
  • IS-700.a National Incident Management System (NIMS), An Introduction
  • IS-800.b National Response Framework, An Introduction


•Sports and special events defined+•Crowd characteristics+•Potential hazards at sports and special events+•Operational considerations+•Contingency planning+•Event planning process+•Risk awareness and sports and special events management

Suggested Audience

·         Athletic Departments
·         Operators of Large Arenas/Venues
·         Campus Emergency Management
·         Campus Administration
·         Campus Environmental Health and Safety
·         Campus Public Affairs and Sports Information
·         Campus Physical Plant/Public Works
·         Local Elected Officials
·         Fire Service and Emergency Medical Services
·         Law Enforcement
·         Non-Governmental Organizations
·         Public Health
·         Public Works
·         Other State, Local, and Federal Agency Representatives
·         Media Representatives 


Government Programs, Certifications and Accreditations

For DHS/FEMA Funded Courses, please contact (800) 723-3811

Continuing Education & Professional Credits

  • 2.4 CEUs

Contact Information

Chris Gable

Training Director
Phone: 9794585620 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900


As part of a Department of Homeland Security/ Federal Emergency Management Agency (DHS/FEMA) funded Homeland Security National Training Program Cooperative Agreement, this course is provided at no cost to your jurisdiction.



Course Delivery Dates
Course delivery dates are at the discretion of the requesting agents or jurisdiction and must be consecutive.
An interested jurisdiction/agency contacts their respective State Administrative Agency Training Point of Contact (SAA TPOC) to request a National Training and Education Division (NTED) instructor-led course. It is then at the SAA TPOC's discretion to approve or not approve the training request. If the SAA TPOC agrees to the training request, he/she contacts the training partner directly with information about the specific course to schedule, the number of participants interested in attending the course, and a listing of preferred dates
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