• SMS University

TAAF/TRAPS SMS University presented by MUSCO

The Texas Amateur Athletic Federation and the Texas Recreation and Park Society work together to conduct the Sport Management School (SMS University).It includes a 1st Year, 2nd Year Sports Program and a Maintenance Program.

This annual school is a perfect, economical opportunity to improve your knowledge and abilities in the sports management arena. You will receive a crash-course on the hot topics of athletics, taught by "gurus" in the Parks and Recreation Field.

Upon completion of both years in the school, participants will become a TAAF Certified Professional Sports Manager (C.P.S.M.). Participants must recertify within four (4) years of the date certified to retain certification.

Participants in the TAAF/TRAPS SMS University may request to obtain .1 CEUs for each class attended, and must attend a minimum of five (5)classes in their entirety to receive credit. Attendees will receive a certificate of completion following the conclusion of the school. Students may attend sessions from any tract to earn credits toward their certification.

2020 TAAF/TRAPS SMS University has been cancelled, New Brau fels will host for 2021 and 2022

2021 TAAF/TRAPSSMS Universitypresented by MUSCO

Certification Guidelines

SMS Brochure (subject to change)

Online Registration

Downloadable Registration Form

All presentations will be digital, a thumb drive, preloaded with all presentations, will be handed out at check in

April 21-22, 2021
New Braunfels, Texas

Hotel and Meeting Space Accommodations:
Courtyard Marriott
750 Ih 35 N
New Braunfels, TX 78130
$142 + tax a night king/queen
830 - 626 - 4700
Group Code: Texas Amateur Athletic Federation

SMS University registration fee: $50.00 thru March 31
Platinum SMS University fee: $140
(includes hotel accommodations 2/per room - both registered for the Platinum SMS registration) thru March 31 (subject to price change)
SMS University registration fee after March 31: $65.00
CEU's $10.00

SMS Session Presentations

Musco Lighting is a big sponsor of the T.A.A.F. / T.R.A.P.S. SMS University