2022 Year 1 Schedule

The AVSS Program Schedule is still being finalized and sessions are subject to change. All room locations are in the Renaissance Las Vegas, unless otherwise indicated.

 

Sunday, February 27
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Faculty Breakfast
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Faculty Meeting - Review of Week, Course Content Overviews, Exercise Reviews, Faculty Professional Development
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Faculty Lunch
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Faculty Work Session - Course Instructor & IDG Facilitator Coordination Meetings
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Registration
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM Opening Session (Welcome to AVSS; School Overview; Ground Rules)
4:30 PM - 4:45 PM Transition Time
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM IDG Session 1 - Introductions
5:45 PM - 6:00 PM Transition Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Incident Reporting
8:30 PM END OF DAY - Dinner On Your Own
Monday, February 28
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Breakfast & Morning Session (IDG Roll Call, Std Agenda)
8:00 AM - 9:15 AM Opening Keynote Address-Tamara Herold
9:15 AM - 9:30 AM Introduction to Risk Management
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Introduction to Risk Management
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Morning Break
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Risk Management - Legal Issues
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Lunch
1:15 PM - 2:15 PM  
2:15 PM - 2:30 PM Transition Time
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Tactical First Aid;Planning for Mass Casualty Events
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM Transition Time / Afternoon Break
4:15 PM - 5:30 PM Joint Session (on site-Hotel)  Moderated Panel (Akmal, Joe, Tamara, Jessica)
5:00 PM - 6:15 PM Joint Session: Current Topics in Venue & Event Safety and Security
5:30 PM END OF DAY-Dinner on your own
Tuesday, March 1
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Breakfast & Morning Session (IDG Roll Call, Std Agenda)
8:00 AM - 8:30 AM Special Segment: Event Safety Briefings
8:30 AM - 8:45 AM Transition Time
8:45 AM - 9:45 AM Introduction to Security Operations
9:45 AM - 10:15 AM Break
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM Event Security Operations
11:15 AM -12:15 PM OPEN (Class Recommendations)
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM Lunch
1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Facility Security Operations
2:15 PM - 2:30 PM Transition Time
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Developing an Effective Security Program- SOP's
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM Afternoon Break
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Individual Discussion Groups Session 3 - Security Operations
5:00 PM Dinner on Own
Wednesday, March 2
7:00 AM         8:00 AM Breakfast & Morning Session (IDG Roll Call, Std Agenda)
8:00 AM         8:30 AM Special Segment: Year 2 Student Testimonials
8:30 AM    8:45 AM Transition Time
8:45 AM - 9:45 AM   Introduction to Risk-Based Venue Emergency Planning
9:45 AM - 10:15 AM Morning Break
10:15 AM       11:15 AM Functional Elements of a Venue Emergency Plan
11:15 AM       12:15 PM Lunch
12:15 PM        1:15 PM Crowd Management - Theory & Practice
1:15 PM - 1:30 PM Transition Time
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Crowd Management - Experiential Exercises
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM Afternoon Break
3:00 PM - 4:15 PM Individual Discussion Groups Session 4 - Emergency Planning, Crowd Management, Year 1 Exercise Briefing
4:15 PM - 5:30 PM Boxed Dinner Provided by IAVM
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Year 1 Exercise
7:30 PM END OF DAY
Thursday, March 3
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Breakfast & Morning Session (IDG Roll Call, Std Agenda)
8:00 AM - 8:30 AM Special Segment: Escalator Safety Protocols
8:30 AM - 8:45 AM Transition Time
8:45 am - 9:45 AM Building and Life Safety Codes for the Venue & Event Manager
9:45 AM - 10:15 AM Break
10:15 AM - 11:30 AM Individual Discussion Groups Session 5 - Year 1 Exercise Group Presentations & Debrief
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Lunch
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Principles of Training
1:30 PM - 1:45 PM Transition Time
1:45 PM - 2:45 PM Create & Deliver Training Programs
2:45 PM - 3:15 PM Break
3:15 PM  - 3:45 PM Individual Discussion Groups Session 6 - Summary & Exam Review
3:45 PM - 5:00 PM Year 1 Final Exam (Administered in IDG Groups)
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Banquet, Closing Keynote & Presentation of Certificates to Year 2 Students

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