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HMT 2230 Risk & Prevention Management

This course will cover the broad task of protecting guests, non-guests, employees and assets. Topics will include security, property access, perimeter control, alarm systems, communication systems, closed circuit television, computer security, employment screening, terrorism, emergency procedures and general safety procedures.

Division: Business and Public Services
Department: Hospitality Management
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: Yes

Prereqs: DEV 0035 AND HMT 1105 


  • Systematize the process of assessing risk and evaluate the types of insurance coverage needed for different hospitality and tourism operations.
  • Diagram surveillance systems as they pertain to unauthorized persons, theft, etc. in hospitality and tourism operations.
  • Practice dealing with bomb threats, terrorism, fire, tornadoes, robberies, etc.
  • Determine and evaluate the major areas of vulnerability and issues regarding liability of lodging operations, restaurant operations, cruise ships, etc.

Credit Hours: 2

Classroom Hours: 2