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Sport and Special Event Public Information and Emergency Notification (MGT-467)

Techniques used to deliver timely and accurate information in a complex information environment is challenging to any community or organization hosting a mass gathering. This interdisciplinary course brings planners, operators, communication, government, public safety, marketing and public relations professionals together to prepare and/or enhance venue and event communication programs. The course prepares participants to identify and navigate the sport and special event communication landscape before, during, and after an incident.

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).

Date(s)  Thu. Jun 20, 2024 0800-1700 
Fri. Jun 21, 2024 0800-1700 
Location New Hanover County - Emergency Operations Center
230 Government Center Drive, Wilmington NC 28403 
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Handicap Accessibility Yes
WiFi Access  
Offered By Texas Engineering 
Primary Instructor FED, Direct Delivery 
Course Length 16 hours 
Course Hours 16 
Award Credentials
Equivalent Prerequisites
Target Audience Venue manager Special event officers/liaisons Event planner Emergency management Venue operations Fire and emergency service Public affairs Executive leadership Public relations and marketing Law enforcement Government Medical services 
Maximum Participants 50
# Open Seats 21
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