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Level 3

1st4sport Level 3 Extended Certificate in Spectator Safety Supervision

Qualification update September 2022

For the unit, 'Plan for the safety of a spectator event,' it is a prerequisite to certification that learners must complete the ACT strategic course. This must be a face-to-face session, not remote.


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Required age
18 +

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Whether your learners are already an event steward supervisor or aspire to become one, the 1st4sport Level 3 Extended Certificate in Spectator Safety Supervision will enable them to develop the knowledge, skills and understanding required to progress in this industry.

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 3 qualification for spectator safety.

Provides proof of occupational competence and develops knowledge, skills and understanding of the steward supervisor’s role
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Qualification Progression

Learners could progress on to the 1st4sport Level 4 Diploma in Spectator Safety Management.

This qualification may lead to paid or voluntary roles as an event steward supervisor.

Level 3

1st4sport Level 3 Extended Certificate in Spectator Safety Supervision

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