Sport Event Management Online CSEE Course

The University of Florida Department of Sport Management in the College of Health and Human Performance is working in collaboration with Sports ETA to offer an online education course in Sport Event Management.

The course will consist of 20 topics/subtopics. This is a self-paced course with lecture presentations on each of the topics/subtopics, and a culminating assignment implementing the course concepts required to complete the course. Participants must complete all course assignments to receive credit. Any assignment not completed before the course closes on April 19, will not be accepted and credit will not be awarded. Please note, there are no refunds, credits, or transfers to a future course.

This program counts as 4 credits towards your CSEE Certification.

Registraion is now closed for this course. 



1. Sport Events as Projects

  • History
  • Project management
  • Event management

2. Sport Event Management: Initiation Stage

  • Mission statement and smart goals
  • SWOT analysis and stakeholders
  • Market segmentation

3. Sport Event Management: Planning Stage

  • Organizational structure
  • Work breakdown structure
  • Gantt charts
  • Leadership
  • Volunteers

4. Sport Event Management: Execution Stage

  • Site Plan
  • Contracts
  • Insurance
  • Logistics
  • Risk Management
  • Crowd Management
  • Sustainability
  • Sponsorship

5. Sport Event Management: Evaluation


Member Rate: $400

Registration Opens: January 13, 2020

Registration Closes: February 14, 2020

Important Information

Upon registration and payment, you'll receive access to the course. Payment is accepted via credit card. If you are not able to pay for the course with a credit card, please contact Sports ETA Member Services at

All coursework must be completed and submitted no later than April 19, 2020. Any coursework not submitted by that date will not be accepted or graded, and credit towards your CSEE cannot be applied. There are no refunds, credits, or transfers to a future course.


Contact Sports ETA Member Services at or 513.281.3888.