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Event Security Planning for Public Safety Professionals

Event Security Planning for Public Safety Professionals is a 16-hour course designed to educate small and rural community public safety personnel, as well as local officials, regarding security concerns and considerations involved with planning any event. This course enables participants to recognize and plan adequate strategies and security measures to prevent or mitigate security incidents which may occur during scheduled events. The course reinforces the importance and magnitude of security planning required to execute a safe and effective event regardless of the size.

Topics covered include but are not limited to:

  • guiding principles for event security
  • fundamentals of risk assessment (risk, threat, and vulnerability assessments)
  • key components of event security planning such as MOAs, emer¬gency action plans, resource requirements, communications, etc.
  • role of actionable security intelligence
  • decision-based video scenarios to practice planning for potential incidents, hazards, and exposures
  • event planning exercise

March 13, 2018, 8:00am –
March 14, 2018, 5:00pm

Cost: Free
Hours: 16



Rural Domestic Preparedness Consortium

Special Instructions:

Please sign-up no later than Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018 as a minimum of 20 registrations must be received by this date to confirm the class will be held.

Prerequisites: U.S. Citizenship; working knowledge of NIMS & ICS; review of IS-700.


Texas A&M Agrilife Extension
607 N. Vandeveer Street
Suite 100
Burnet, Texas 78611

For Questions:
Contact Eric Carter at or 512-916-6026.

Course ID: 21486

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