Sport and Special Event Evacuation Training and Exercise: TEEX (MGT-412)


  • Burlington County, NJ

The New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness and the New Jersey State Athletic Control Board will be sponsoring a two-day training program titled: "Sport and Special Event Evacuation Training and Exercise" (MGT-412). The program will be instructed by The Texas Engineering Extension Service (TEEX), a member of the National Domestic Preparedness Consortium(NDPC).

COST: None, but please preregister as seating is limited.

DESCRIPTION:

The Sport and Special Event Evacuation Training and Exercise Course will prepare sport venue managers to enhance evacuation planning capabilities and assist emergency responders in implementing flexible and scalable evacuation activities. The highly-innovative course builds multi-agency collaboration by delivering critical evacuation planning information utilizing TOP Venue, a computerized modeling simulation and visualization training system. Participants will have the opportunity to conduct evacuation analysis of a sport venue under a wide range of conditions. Course will include plans and policies specific to respective sport venues. This course is applicable to all sport venues, regardless of venue capacity.

TARGET AUDIENCE:

Emergency Management, Emergency Medical Services, Fire Service, Hazardous Material, Law Enforcement, Public Health, Public Safety Communications, Public Works, Security and Safety, Search & Rescue, Transportation.

REGISTRATION/POINT OF CONTACT:

For questions or registration, please email the point of contact Michael Urbanski at MUrbanski@njohsp.gov or call 609-588-2128.