The Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Spectator Safety is a qualification for individuals working as stewards at spectator events, such as sports events, music events and festivals. This qualification meets the requirements for training for level 2 stewards as specified in the DCMS Green Guide to Safety at Sports Grounds and the HSE’s Purple Guide for Event Safety. It covers the knowledge and skills required to prepare for, control the entry, exit and movement of people, monitor spectators and deal with crowd problems at spectator events; it also covers helping to manage conflict and dealing with accidents and emergencies as well as supporting the work of the team and organisation.
There are no formal entry requirements. However, apprentices should be able to work at level 1 or above and be proficient in the use of English Language.
Assessment is by portfolio.
This qualification is competence based and assessment must be of the learner’s consistent performance in the workplace.
All required equipment will be provided in the workplace.