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Continuing Education

Major Event Planning

Hours: 16
Tuition: $149

Program Information:
This two-day course is designed to inform and educate public safety officials and other government officials in safety concerns and considerations relating to planning and preparing for major events in your jurisdiction. During this program students will be provided time to work on plans for events for their respective jurisdiction and will be provided with a flash-drive containing planning templates.

Topics to be covered:
• Security & Event Planning go hand in hand
• Intelligence Planning
• Risk Assessment
• Police/Fire/EMS Activities and Event Planning
• 3 C’s—Command, Control, & Communications
• Resources and Staffing Needs
• Incident Management
• Media Relationships
• Security Planning
• Practical Exercise

Instructor: Sergeant Tom Hausner, Walworth County Sheriff, WI (Retired)
Tom Hausner is a former SWAT Commander for a 40 member multi-jurisdictional team, with 25 years of SWAT experience as operator and team leader. He has served for over 30 years as a law enforcement officer, is a former US Marine, graduate of FBINA and Instructor of FTO San Jose Model. For 24 years Tom worked for Alpine Valley Music Theatre, WI and was Director of Security/Operations developing operational plans for sold out concerts, events and festivals at several major venues in the Midwest.


**Cancellations for this class must be received by SLEA 35 days prior to the start of the program in order to avoid being billed!**

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Jim Kempinski
Program Manager

Voice: (630) 942-2939

Trisha Augustyn
Administrative Assistant

Voice: (630) 942-2295

General Information

Voice: (630) 942-2677
Fax: (630) 942-3766


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