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Level 3

1st4sport Level 3 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning


Qualification number
SFA/LAD funding code


Required age
16 +

Learning hours

Guided learning hours
Total qualification hours

Key dates

Operational start date
Qualification review date
Certification end date


Whether your learners are already an event steward supervisor or are aspiring to become one, this qualification will give them the knowledge and skills required.

It will also confirm their competence in this area.

The content of this qualification is derived from the National Occupational Standards for Spectator Safety (2020).

It is recognised as the industry standard Level 2 qualification for spectator safety.

Provides industry-related knowledge in preparation for working in the active leisure and learning sector

Qualification Progression

The skills and knowledge developed through this qualification may also be used to enable learners to progress to other industry-relevant qualifications in coaching, activity leadership, supporting Physical Education in school sport and sports development.

This qualification may lead to paid or voluntary roles within the industry should the learner wish to complete other industry/ role-specific qualifications. Such roles they may look to take up could include:

  • Official
  • Coach
  • Sports Volunteer.

Level 3

1st4sport Level 3 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning

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