Operations Based Threat, Risk, and Vulnerability Assessment Training

National Sheriff's AssociationThe “Operations Based Threat, Risk, and Vulnerability Assessment” (OpBTRVA) is a comprehensive assessment that defines a community, evaluates a community’s strengths and weaknesses, identifies critical infrastructure and key resources, identifies the threats to the community from an all hazard perspective, identifies and prioritizes Critical Infrastructure / Key Resources (CI/KR) and provides a comprehensive vulnerability assessment.

Threat, Risk, and Vulnerability Assessment information can be useful in the following categories of planning and/or operations, which include but are not limited to:

  • Operational Planning
  • Strategic Planning
  • Emergency Planning
  • Event Planning
  • Pre-incident and Post-incident Planning
  • Developing Community Programs
  • Information and Intelligence
  • Intelligence Cycle
  • Terrorist Planning Cycle
  • Resource Allocation
  • Response to the National Terrorism Advisory System (NTAS) Changes and Specific Alerts
  • Incident Response and Recovery Management
  • Selection of Applicable Technology

This three-day training can be hosted by any agency.

To receive an OpBTRVA proposal or host a Training, please contact:


Global Center for Public Safety
1450 Duke Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22314



(800) 424-7827 x320